A Christmas carol
By Charles Dickens. Illus. by ...

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

Original title page reads: A Christmas carol. In prose. Being a ghost story of Christmas. By Charles Dickens. With illustrations by John Leech. London, Chapman & Hall, 186, Strand, MDCCCXLIII.

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Library of Congress
PZ3.D55 Chr 97, PR4572 Chr 97

The Physical Object

Pagination
vi p., facsim. ([8], 166 p. :
Number of pages
166

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6203245M
LC Control Number
56013446
OCLC/WorldCat
2926401
Library Thing
1549

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