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.

First Sentence

MARLEY was dead, to begin with.

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
239

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9626231M
ISBN 10
0460002392
ISBN 13
9780460002394
Goodreads
983734

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