5 edition of A Christmas carol found in the catalog.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 133 p. :|
|Number of Pages||82|
A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future. File Size: 4MB.
"Not coming," said Mrs Cratchit. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, benevolence, were all my business. In beautiful black and white.
Best and happiest of all, the Time before him was his own, to make amends in! The spirit escorts Scrooge on a journey into the past to previous Christmases from the curmudgeon's earlier years. For as its belt sparkled and glittered now in one part and now in another, and what was light one instant, at another time was dark, so the figure itself fluctuated in its distinctness: being now a thing with one arm, now with one leg, now with twenty legs, now a pair of legs without a head, now a head without a body: of which dissolving parts, no outline would be visible in the dense gloom wherein they melted away.
The room was very dark, too dark to be observed with any accuracy, though Scrooge glanced round it in obedience to a secret impulse, anxious A Christmas carol know what kind of room it was.
In came the boy from over the way, who was suspected of not having board enough from his master; trying to hide himself behind the girl from next door but one, who was proved to have had her ears pulled by her mistress. You'll be impressed by the differences. which revolves around a person named Ebenezer Scrooge, The man only gives respect to money but no one else.!!! Dickens invented none of these associations, but his novella helped to cement them in the popular consciousness for good.
" "Because a little thing affects them.
He'll be very merry and very happy, I have no doubt! They only care about the fate of his money.
In came the three Miss Fezziwigs, beaming and lovable.
As he threw his head back in the chair, his glance happened to rest upon a bell, a disused bell, that hung in the room, and communicated, for some purpose now forgotten, with a chamber in the highest story of the building.