A Christmas Carol
Charles Dickens, Joe Staton

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.

First Sentence

Marley was dead, to begin with.

Edition Notes

Classics Illustrated

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL7503227M
ISBN 10
0425123340
ISBN 13
9780425123348
Library Thing
6929734
Goodreads
1861957

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