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A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books

Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books

by Charles Dickens

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, England .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
SeriesOxford World"s Classics
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22737338M
ISBN 100192806947

About A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Stories. A delightful holiday collection that includes “A Christmas Carol” and other classic Charles Dickens Christmas stories. As much a part of Christmas as mistletoe and carolers, Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” was once read publicly on Christmas Eve each year by Dickens himself. : A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books (Everyman's Library) () by Dickens, Charles and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

Get this from a library! A Christmas carol and other Christmas books. [Charles Dickens; Robert Douglas-Fairhurst] -- A Christmas Carol has gripped the public imagination since it was first published in , and it is now as much a part of the holiday season as is mistletoe or Santa's reindeer. Here is a wonderful. Everyone is familiar with this classic Christmas story. Ebenezer Scrooge is a miserly, unpleasant man who despises Christmas and overworks his clerk Bob Cratchit. As he prepares for another Christmas Eve without celebration, Scrooge is greeted by his dead business partner, Jacob Marley who warns him that his greed will not go unpunished. At first, Scrooge doesn't heed /5().

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books. New Edition. Charles Dickens and Edited by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst Oxford World's Classics. A new single-volume edition of all Dickens's Christmas books, with a selection of the original illustrations and a full critical introdution. First published in , A Christmas Carol was republished in in a new edition with four other Christmas stories— The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man. These beloved tales revived the notion of the Christmas “spirit”—and have kept it alive ever since.3/5(3).


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A Christmas Carol (Christmas Books series Book 1) and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Share Buy New. $/5(K). A Christmas Carol has gripped the public imagination since it was first published inand it is now as much a part of the holiday season as is mistletoe or Santa's reindeer.

Here is a wonderful collection of Dickens' Christmas stories, graced with many of the original drawings that appeared in the first edition.4/5. A Christmas Carol is a brilliant, classic story, but the other four stories are less so. They're all at least an enjoyable read, but a little too loose and perhaps not as fulfilling without the knowledge of the contexts of some of his other works.

Since the majority of the book was made up of these other stories, I've given a low score.3/5. A Christmas Carol was an overnight success when first published inand was followed by two further Christmas books, The Chimes and The Cricket on the Hearth, also included in this volume.

But A Christmas Carols Ebenezer Scrooge is one of Dickenss most unforgettable characters, a miserable skinflint without equal/5. First published inA Christmas Carol was republished in in a new edition with four other Christmas stories—The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man.

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Tells the heartwarming story of the mean employer Scrooge who is visited by four ghosts who tell him that if he doesn't change his ways he will die a miserable man/5(16).

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The tale begins on Christmas Eve seven years after the death of Ebenezer Scrooge's business partner Jacob by: This novel is a collection of Dickens' Christmas stories, including "A Christmas Carol", five other Christmas-themed stories, fourteen very short Christmas stories, and three short Christmas stories he co-wrote.

For the sake of time and space, I have only included the five Christmas stories in this review. A Christmas Carol: 5 Obviously. There /5. First published inA Christmas Carol was republished in in a new edition with four other Christmas stories—The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man.

These beloved tales revived the notion of the Christmas “spirit”—and have kept it alive ever since/5(K). But on the down side for me, they have 8-pages of their book offerings in the back, this sort of takes away from this book being a true collectible, and seem to be "just another Book" Just beware of these items, if looking for a true collectible of" A Christmas Carol" there are other collector editions out there, worth buying/5(K).

A Christmas Carol has gripped the public imagination since it was first published inand it is now as much a part of Christmas as mistletoe or plum pudding. This edition reprints the story alongside Dickens's four other Christmas Books: The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life,and The Haunted Man.

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Publication date: Product dimensions: (w) x (h) x (d) About the Author. English writer Charles John Huffam Dickens ( - June ) was a Victorian era writer who created some of the world's best-known fictional characters. He was born in Portsmouth, England, and left school to work in a factory when his father was incarcerated /5().

The two Christmas classics included in the book "A Christmas Carol" and "The Night Before Christmas" are both edited well and presented with a series of older reproduction prints. The few pictures are very nice for the time period they were made in, which reflects well on the book by: A Christmas Carol has gripped the public imagination since it was first published inand it is now as much a part of Christmas as mistletoe or plum pudding.

This edition reprints the story alongside Dickens's four other Christmas Books: The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man/5(K).

About A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books. The final volume in the Everyman’s Library Charles Dickens collection: the timeless story of everyone’s favorite misanthrope, Ebenezer Scrooge, together with four more of Dickens’s Christmas tales.

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A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in and illustrated by John Leech. A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Cited by: Find books like A Christmas Carol from the world’s largest community of readers.

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This edition includes all the original illustrations for A Christmas Carol and reprints the story alongside Dickens’s four other Christmas Books: The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life and The Haunted Man.

All five stories show Dickens at his unpredictable best, jumbling together comedy and melodrama, genial romance and.A Christmas Carol: and Other Christmas Stories (Oxford World's Classics Hardback Collection) by Charles Dickens and Robert Douglas-Fairhurst | 27 Sep out of 5 stars