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A Christmas Carol - Page 19
by Charles Dickens - 2010 - 64 pages
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A Christmas Carol in Prose: The Chimes; The Cricket on the Hearth

Charles Dickens - 1846 - 342 pages
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned — they cost enough: and those who are badly off must go there."...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides — excuse me — I don't know that." "But you might know it," observed the gentleman. "It's...
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A Christmas Carol in Prose ; The Chimes ; The Cricket on the Hearth ; The ...

Charles Dickens - 1846 - 342 pages
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned — they cost enough: and those who are badly off must go there."...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides — excuse me — I don't know that." "But you might know it," observed the gentleman. "It's...
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Christmas Books

Charles Dickens - 1859 - 412 pages
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned — they cost enough : and those who are badly off must go...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides — excuse me — I don't know that." " But you might know it," observed the gentleman. " It...
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Charles Dickens's works. Charles Dickens ed. [18 vols. of a 21 vol. set ...

Charles Dickens - 1867
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned — they cost enough ; and those who are badly off must go...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides — excuse me — I don't know that." " But you might know it," observed the gentleman. " It's...
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Works of Charles Dickens: Christmas Books, Volumes 1-2

Charles Dickens - 1868
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned — they cost enough : and those who are badly off must go...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides — excuse me — I don't know that." " But you might know it," observed the gentleman. " It's...
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A Christmas Carol and Boots at the Holly Tree Inn

Charles Dickens - 1868 - 70 pages
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the prisons and the workhouses, — they cost enough, — and those who are badly off must...many would rather die." " If they would rather die, they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population." At length the hour of shutting up the...
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The Readings of Mr. Charles Dickens, as Condensed by Himself

Charles Dickens - 1868
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the prisons and the workhouses, — they cost enough, — and those who are badly off must...many would rather die." " If they would rather die, they had better do it. and decrease the surplus population." At length the hour of shutting up the...
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Christmas Books

Charles Dickens - Christmas stories - 1869 - 256 pages
...merry. I help to support the estaraJ^fe*iitsC I- have mentioned — they cost enough : and those who . must go there." " Many can't go there ; and many would rather die." " If they would rather die," said Scroeg-e/ " they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides— excuse^ Гае—...
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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High ..., Volume 1

Francis Henry Underwood - Authors, English - 1871 - 608 pages
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the prisons and the workhouses, — they cost enough, — and those who are badly off must...many would rather die." " If they would rather die, they had better do it, and decrease th'e surplus population." At length the hour of shutting up the...
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Works, Volume 9

Thomas Hood - 1872
...can't afford to make idle people merry. I help to support the establishments I have mentioned ; they cost enough : and those who are badly off must go...better do it, and decrease the surplus population. Besides— excuse me — I don't know that.' " 'But you might know it,' observed the gentleman. " 'It's...
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