Cover of: A Christmas carol | Charles Dickens

A Christmas carol

in prose : being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

An allegorical novella descibing the rehabilitation of bitter, miserly businessman Ebenezer Scrooge. The reader is witness to his transformation as Scrooge is shown the error of his ways by the ghost of former partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas past, present and future. The first of the Christmas books (Dickens released one a year from 1843–1847) it became an instant hit.

Edition Notes

A facsimile of an edition published in 1946 by Penguin Books in their hardback King Penguin series.

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823/.8
Library of Congress
PR4572 .C68 2000

The Physical Object

Pagination
138 p. :
Number of pages
138

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3580290M
ISBN 10
0140071202
LC Control Number
2002275771
Library Thing
1549
Goodreads
1828974

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