A Christmas Carol

Ebenezer Scrooge encounters Ignorance and WantOriginal by Charles Dickens

Simplified version for easy reading

Background

Charles John Huffam Dickens was born in Landport near Portsmouth, England on 7 February 1812. He wrote “A Christmas Carol” in 1843. With the book Dickens wanted to draw people’s attention to the misery of the poor.

Original

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