A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings


Editor/introduction:
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Format
Hardcover
Price
$22.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780141195858
  • 336 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Dicken’s Christmas writings-in a new, sumptuous, and delightful clothbound edition.

Dickens’s classic A Christmas Carol has had significant influence on our ideas about the Christmas spirit, and the season as a time for celebration, charity, and memory. This handsome edition features appendices on A Christmas Carol and The Haunted Man, an essay on Dickens and The Arabian Nights, and Dickens’s prefaces to the collected editions of the Christmas books.

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings

Charles Dickens, Editor/introduction: Michael Slater, Jacket Illustrator: Coralie Bickford-Smith

Table of Contents

A Dickens Chronology
Introduction
Further Reading
A Note on the Texts

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
Notes

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