The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas

How Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirits

Book - 2008
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With warmth, wit, and good cheer, Standiford shows how the unlikely success of "A Christmas Carol" revitalized Charles Dickens's languishing career and revived the celebration of the near-forgotten Christmas holiday.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780307405784
Call Number: 823.8 STANDIFORD
Characteristics: 241 p. ; 21 cm
Subjects: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Christmas in literature.
Christmas -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Christmas stories, English -- History and criticism.


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