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 ― begun paintings on a booklet to aid complement his family's meager source of revenue. That quantity, A Christmas Carol, has lengthy due to the fact that develop into probably 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 keeps to thrill new readers and re-light recommendations of charity and goodwill.
With its characters displaying many traits ― in addition to mess ups ― frequently ascribed to Dickens himself, the ingenious and exciting story relates Ebenezer Scrooge's eerie encounters with a sequence of spectral viewers. traveling with them via Christmases previous, current, and destiny, he's finally reworked from an conceited, obstinate, and insensitive miser to a beneficiant, warmhearted, and worrying individual. Written by means of certainly one of England's maximum and preferred novelists, A Christmas Carol has come to epitomize the genuine that means of Christmas.

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