A Christmas Carol (Dover Thrift Editions)

A Christmas Carol (Dover Thrift Editions)

Charles Dickens


In October 1843, Charles Dickens ― seriously in debt and obligated to his writer ― all started paintings on a booklet to assist complement his family's meager source of revenue. That quantity, A Christmas Carol, has lengthy when you consider that develop into some of the most liked tales within the English language. As a lot part of the vacation season as holly, mistletoe, and evergreen wreaths, this perennial favourite maintains to please new readers and re-light ideas of charity and goodwill.
With its characters showing many features ― in addition to disasters ― frequently ascribed to Dickens himself, the imaginitive and wonderful story relates Ebenezer Scrooge's eerie encounters with a chain of spectral viewers. visiting with them via Christmases prior, current, and destiny, he's eventually remodeled from an boastful, obstinate, and insensitive miser to a beneficiant, warmhearted, and worrying person. Written by means of certainly one of England's maximum and preferred novelists, A Christmas Carol has come to epitomize the real that means of Christmas.

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