A Christmas Carol

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Penguin UK, Nov 29, 2012 - Fiction - 112 pages
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"Every idiot who goes around with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding"

Charles Dickens's tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, who is haunted by three spirits and learns the true meaning of Christmas has had, along with Dickens's other Christmas writings, a lasting and significant influence upon our ideas about the season as a time for celebration, charity and memory.

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I think being cold and hard like Scrooge is very sad and lonely thing. I want to be friendly always.And I want to enjoy everyday with my family and friends. But , through many experiences, Scrooge ... Read full review

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Contents

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
STAVE TWO The First of the Three Spirits
STAVE THREE The Second of the Three Spirits
STAVE FOUR The Last of the Spirits
STAVE FIVE The End of
Christmas Books by G K Chesterton
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Charles Dickens (1812-70) is one of the most recognized celebrities of English literature. His many books include Oliver Twist, Great Expectations and A Christmas Carol.

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