Synopses & Reviews
This elegant edition gathers seven spirited Yuletide fables by Charles Dickens. The heartwarming tales tell of people rescued from their own folly by mysterious strangers including goblins, ghosts, and other supernatural creatures.
In addition to the author's most famous holiday tale, "A Christmas Carol," this collection features "The Cricket on the Hearth," "The Chimes," "The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain," "The Seven Poor Travellers," "The Story of the Goblins Who Stole a Sexton," and "The Holly-Tree." Over sixty charming illustrations enhance this book, which will delight Dickens' fans as well as all lovers of Christmas stories.
This elegant hardcover volume gathers 7 of Dickens' stories written for the author's magazine subscribers at Christmas time. It includes the perennial holiday favorite A Christmas Carol plus The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Haunted Man, The Seven Poor Travelers, more. 16 illustrations. A tasteful gift for Dickens' many fans.
The only Dickens collection available with a supernatural theme, this elegant hardcover volume gathers seven chilling Christmas tales: "A Christmas Carol," "The Chimes," "The Cricket on the Hearth," "The Haunted Man and The Ghost's Bargain," and more. Over 60 illustrations.
Table of Contents
A Christmas CarolThe Cricket on the HearthThe ChimesThe Haunted Man and The Ghost's BargainThe Seven Poor TravellersThe Story of the Goblins Who Stole a SextonThe Holly-Tree