Cover of: A Christmas carol | Charles Dickens ; abridged by Shona McKellar ; illustrated by Andrew Wheatcroft.

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 learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story.

Edition Notes

Includes an analog audio tape featuring a reading of the text with special effects and music.

Series
Dorling Kindersley classics
Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.D55 Cew 2000

The Physical Object

Pagination
64 p. :
Number of pages
64

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL58667M
Internet Archive
christmascarol0000dick
ISBN 10
078946246X, 0789463636
LC Control Number
99086030
Library Thing
9180544
Goodreads
516988
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