Boek cover A Christmas Carol van Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol

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uitgever Dover Publications Inc.
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen 21 x 13,3 x 0,6 cm
Aantal paginas 80 pagina's
Illustraties Met illustraties
Auteur(s) Charles Dickens
Uitgever Dover Publications Inc.
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 74 g
Studieboek Nee
Verpakking breedte 131 mm
Verpakking hoogte 6 mm
Verpakking lengte 210 mm

Boekbeschrijving

In October 1843, Charles Dickens ― heavily in debt and obligated to his publisher ― began work on a book to help supplement his family's meager income. That volume, A Christmas Carol, has long since become one of the most beloved stories in the English language. As much a part of the holiday season as holly, mistletoe, and evergreen wreaths, this perennial favorite continues to delight new readers and rekindle thoughts of charity and goodwill.
With its characters exhibiting many qualities ― as well as failures ― often ascribed to Dickens himself, the imaginative and entertaining tale relates Ebenezer Scrooge's eerie encounters with a series of spectral visitors. Journeying with them through Christmases past, present, and future, he is ultimately transformed from an arrogant, obstinate, and insensitive miser to a generous, warmhearted, and caring human being. Written by one of England's greatest and most popular novelists, A Christmas Carol has come to epitomize the true meaning of Christmas.

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