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A Christmas carol, and other Christmas writings

Author: Charles Dickens; Michael Slater
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, Bury St Edmunds : Rowland Phototypesetting Ltx., Bungay : 2003. 2003. lays, Ltd., 2003. ©2003.
Series: Penguin classics; Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In addition to "A Christmas Carol", "The Haunted Man" and a short story from the Pickwick Papers that was the basis for "A Christmas Carol", several of the author's shorter stories celebrating the season, are included. Additionally the editor discusses Dickens' influence on how we celebrate the season, and an appendix on Dickens' use of The Arabian Nights, plus a further reading list and notes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Michael Slater
ISBN: 0140439056 9780140439052
OCLC Number: 59305091
Description: xxxvii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Christmas festivities --
The story of the goblins who stole a sexton --
A Christmas episode from Master Humphrey's clock --
A Christmas carol --
The haunted man and the ghost's bargain --
A Christmas tree --
What Christmas is, as we grow older --
The seven poor travellers --
Appendix I: Dickens's Prefaces to collected editions of "The Christmas Books" --
Appendix II: Dickens's descriptive headlines for "A Christmas Carol" and "The Haunted Man" --
Appendix III: Dickens and "The Arabian Nights".
Series Title: Penguin classics; Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; with introduction and notes by Michael Slater.
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Tells the story of the solitary miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is taught the true meaning of Christmas by the three ghosts of Christmas. This title also includes: "The Story of the Goblins who Stole a  Read more...

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