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A Christmas Carol The Original Manuscript Edition (The Christmas Books #1) by Charles Dickens, Colm Tóibín (Foreword) 9780393608649.jpg

A Christmas Carol: The Original Manuscript Edition (The Christmas Books #1) by Charles Dickens, Colm Tóibín (Foreword)

RM 29.90

Format: Hardcover

Condition: New

Genre: Classic

A first-ever trade edition of the original manuscript of the beloved Christmas classic.

Every year at the holidays, the historic Morgan Library & Museum in Manhattan displays one of the crown jewels of its extraordinary collection: the original manuscript of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, with its detailed emendations, deletions, and insertions in Dickens’s own hand. Here, for the first time in a beautiful trade edition, A Christmas Carol: The Original Manuscript Edition presents 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 Tóibín celebrating its timeless appeal