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In 'A Christmas Carol', how does Scrooge's personality develop throughout the novella?

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In 'A Christmas Carol', how does Scrooge's personality develop throughout the novella?

A Christmas Carol:

A Christmas Carol was originally a novella written in 1843 by Charles Dickens but has been adapted countless times in various media since then. It is one of the most recognizable Christmas stories despite relatively dated elements; Christmas trees were not used at the time and some of the depicted customs have been abandoned. In fact, while it now seems odd to many modern audiences to base a Christmas story around ghosts, telling ghost stories was once considered a staple of Christmas celebrations.

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Ebeneezer Scrooge is often remembered for his personality at the beginning of "A Christmas Carol." At the start of the story, Scrooge is...

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A Christmas Carol: History & Facts

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This lesson provides an overview of 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens. You'll learn about the author, his background, and how he came to write the book. You'll also examine the book's historical context and its place in the world today.


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