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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

It’s Christmas time, and the greedy Mister Scrooge is not feeling the holiday spirit. Three ghosts visit him overnight to change his ways. The Ghost of Christmas Past, the Ghost of Christmas Present, and the Ghost of Christmas Yet-to-Come teach him the true meaning of Christmas: kindness and love toward others. Mister Scrooge must show love to those around him to save himself from a sad and lonely future. James… Read Article →

Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol, illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol, illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

Pom Harrington presents a 1915 signed limited edition of A Christmas Carol, illustrated by Arthur Rackham. One of 525 numbered copies signed by Rackham on the limitation leaf. This is pristine copy retains the original silk ribbon ties, which are often missing. More information on this edition of A Christmas Carol can be found by following this link: while the rest of our shelves have been catalogued in their entirety… Read Article →

OPOWIEŚĆ WIGILIJNA | Bajka dla dzieci | klasyczne bajki | Charles Dickens | Cały film po polsku

OPOWIEŚĆ WIGILIJNA | Bajka dla dzieci | klasyczne bajki | Charles Dickens | Cały film po polsku

Ebenezer Scrooge (Patrick Stewart) to skąpy, zgorzkniały i zimny starzec, który wszystkich traktuje chłodno, nawet rodzinę (która i tak jest nieliczna). Podczas nocy wigilijnej nawiedzają go cztery duchy: duch zmarłego wspólnika -Marley, a także duchy Przeszłości, Teraźniejszości i Przyszłości, przeprowadzające go przez poszczególne etapy jego życia. Tym samym uświadamiając mu, że jego dotychczasowe życie wymaga wielu zmian, a przede wszystkim poprawy swojego postępowania wobec innych.

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens - Full Audiobook

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Full Audiobook

A Christmas Carol has become Charles Dickens’ immortal holiday gift to generations of readers. In this short novel, Dickens follows old mizer Ebenezer Scrooge as he is forced to face up to a life of selfish behavior and all-consuming greed. This redemptive tale has left its mark on the culture via stage, television and cinema, but perhaps its purist impact can only be found on the page. We hope you… Read Article →

Charles Dickens - Ghosts, Ghost Stories, and Death on the Railway

Charles Dickens – Ghosts, Ghost Stories, and Death on the Railway

Charles Dickens is famous for his ghost stories, but how much do you know about the events that inspired them? In this episode we explore The Signalman, ghosts, and how Dickens’ presence would endure beyond the grave. Victorians Exposed – a series of history vlogs centred around the weird, wonderful, and surprising aspects of Victorian history. Follow Victorians Exposed on Twitter: Like Victorians Exposed on Facebook: Intro Animation by hello… Read Article →

A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens - FULL AudioBook (Dramatic Reading) | GreatestAudioBooks.com

A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens – FULL AudioBook (Dramatic Reading) | GreatestAudioBooks.com

A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens – FULL AudioBook (Dramatic Reading) | GreatestAudioBooks.com – This is a DRAMATIC GROUP READING of A Christmas Carol – a novella by Charles Dickens. It was first published in London by Chapman & Hall on 19 December 1843. The novella met with instant success and critical acclaim. It tells the story of a bitter old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge and his transformation into a… Read Article →

Audiobook : Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol - Stave 5 - The End of It

Audiobook : Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol – Stave 5 – The End of It

Stave 1 — Marley’s Ghost Stave 2 — The First of the Three Spirits Stave 3 — The Second of the Three Spirits Stave 4 — The Last of the Spirits This public domain audiobook for holidays is narrated and recorded by Kyle Munley. Summary: The miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is a cold-hearted man of business and has little time for the good humor and charity of the Christmas season. But… Read Article →

Audiobook : A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens - Stave 3 - The Second of the Three Spirits

Audiobook : A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Stave 3 – The Second of the Three Spirits

Stave 1 — Marley’s Ghost Stave 2 — The First of the Three Spirits This public domain audiobook for holidays is narrated and recorded by Kyle Munley. Summary: The miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is a cold-hearted man of business and has little time for the good humor and charity of the Christmas season. But that’s about to change. A visit from his deceased business partner sets in motion a night in… Read Article →

Lionel Barrymore as Ebenezer Scrooge - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Lionel Barrymore as Ebenezer Scrooge – A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Narrated by Richard Hale Adapted and directed by Dailey Paskman Original musical score composed and conducted by Samuel Timberg MGM 16-A: 30074, 30075, 30076, & 30077 once there was a dreadful old man named Ebenezer Scrooge oh he was a squeezing wrenching grasping clutching old sinner Scrooge had been in partnership for many years with Jacob Marley so his firm was known as Scrooge and mine but Marla had been… Read Article →

1935 Scrooge  feature film Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Seymour Hicks

1935 Scrooge feature film Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Seymour Hicks

Here is the 1935 film Scrooge starring Sir Seymour Hicks in an adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. This is the first sound version of Dickens’ Christmas classic and I hope you enjoy it. It features Hick’s in the role he made famous on the Stage. This version is unfairly forgotten next to the later adaptations. This is a transfer I just made from the 16mm film I own…. Read Article →

A Christmas Carol (1910) - Charles Dickens - J. Searle Dawley | Thomas Edison

A Christmas Carol (1910) – Charles Dickens – J. Searle Dawley | Thomas Edison

One of the earliest film adaptations of Charles Dickens’ famous 1843 novella. It featured Marc McDermott as Ebenezer Scrooge and Charles S. Ogle as Bob Cratchit. In the familiar Xmas story, the miserly Scrooge is visited by the ghosts of past, present, and future. CHANGE BEFORE GOING PRODUCTIONS: More classic silent films added daily to the channel. We hope you enjoy these movies and cartoons, some of which contain new… Read Article →

A Christmas Carol (1914) - extract - Charles Dickens | BFI National Archive

A Christmas Carol (1914) – extract – Charles Dickens | BFI National Archive

A Christmas Carol (1914) – extract – Charles Dickens | BFI National Archive. Subscribe: Watch the complete film free and more Christmas Crackers on the BFI Player: This fine early version of Charles Dickens’s timeless Christmas story features established stage actor Charles Rock in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge. Despite the compressed running time, all of the story’s essential ingredients are skilfully woven into the mix. The visitations of the… Read Article →

Anne Rice on Charles Dickens | BIO Shorts | Biography

Anne Rice on Charles Dickens | BIO Shorts | Biography

Anne Rice talks about one of her favorite authors, Charles Dickens. #Biography Subscribe for more Biography: Delve deeper into Biography on our site: Follow Biography for more surprising stories from fascinating lives: Facebook – Instagram – Twitter – Biography.com captures the most gripping, surprising, and fascinating stories about famous people: The biggest break. The defining opportunity. The most shattering failure. The unexpected connection. The decision that changed everything. With over… Read Article →

Audiobook : Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol - Stave 4 - The Last of the Spirits

Audiobook : Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol – Stave 4 – The Last of the Spirits

Stave 1 — Marley’s Ghost Stave 2 — The First of the Three Spirits Stave 3 — The Second of the Three Spirits This public domain audiobook for holidays is narrated and recorded by Kyle Munley. Summary: The miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is a cold-hearted man of business and has little time for the good humor and charity of the Christmas season. But that’s about to change. A visit from his… Read Article →

The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens (Christmas Audio Book Read with British English Accent)

The Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens (Christmas Audio Book Read with British English Accent)

Summary: The tale of John Peerybingle, the good-hearted carrier, and his young wife Mary (‘Dot’), interwoven with the story of poor toymaker Caleb Plummer, his beloved blind daughter Bertha, and the harsh old toy merchant Tackleton, who is due to marry May Fielding, a childhood friend of Dot. Comic relief is provided by Tilly Slowboy, the disaster-prone nursemaid of John and Dot’s baby, and Boxer, the family dog. The cricket… Read Article →

The Chimes by Charles Dickens (Free Christmas Audiobook Narrated with British English Accent)

The Chimes by Charles Dickens (Free Christmas Audiobook Narrated with British English Accent)

Summary: “The Chimes: A Goblin Story of Some Bells That Rang an Old Year Out and a New Year In” is the second of Charles Dickens’ Christmas books, published in 1844. Its contemporary setting is the “Hungry Forties”, a time of social and political unrest, and the book has a strong moral message. It remained popular for many years, although its fame has since been eclipsed by that of A… Read Article →

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens - Listen and Read

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Listen and Read

Jump to a chapter: 0:00:34 Stave 1 – Marley’s Ghost 0:50:21 Stave 2 – The First of the Three Spirits 1:35:24 Stave 3 – The Seconds of the Three Spirts 2:34:29 Stave 4 – The Last of the Spirits 3:13:50 Stave 5 – The End of It “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens Many thanks to Bob Neufeld for the outstanding narration. Free audiobook at LibriVox: Free eBook at Project… Read Article →