Cover of: A Christmas carol | Charles Dickens

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.

Edition Notes

Novel, followed by narratives and excerpts from related stories and a biographical sketch of the author.

Series
HRW library
Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.D55 Cew 1995

The Physical Object

Pagination
139 p. ;
Number of pages
139

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6803592M
ISBN 10
0030544580
LC Control Number
00265844
Library Thing
1549
Goodreads
1181803

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