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A Christmas Carol: The Original Manuscript Edition

A Christmas Carol: The Original Manuscript Edition

Charles Dickens, Colm Tóibín

ISBN: 978-0-393-60864-9

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352 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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Description

Every Christmas, the Morgan Library & Museum in Manhattan displays one of the crown jewels of its extraordinary collection: the original manuscript of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol with its detailed emendations, deletions and insertions in Dickens' hand. Here, for the first time in a beautiful trade edition, is a facsimile of that invaluable manuscript, along with a typeset version of the story, a fascinating introduction by the Morgan's chief literary curator on the history of the story and a new foreword by Colm T?ib?n celebrating its timeless appeal.