A Christmas carol
by Charles Dickens ; with ill. ...

A Christmas carol

in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas

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Published by St. Martin's Press 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.

About the Edition

A miser, who learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his life and forecast his future, shares his holiday with the Cratchit family.

Edition Notes

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823/.8, Fic
Library of Congress
PZ3.D55 Chr 1979, PR4572 Chr 1979

The Physical Object

Pagination
78 p. :
Number of pages
78

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4431537M
ISBN 10
0312134037
LC Control Number
79065390
OCLC/WorldCat
6086302
Library Thing
1549
Goodreads
1876290

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