Articles Tagged 'A Christmas Carol'


‘The Chimes’ – Charles Dickens’ New Year’s ‘Carol’

Charles Dickens’ most famous contribution to the reinvention of Christmas as we know it is, of course, A Christmas Carol, which we pointed out last week is the most frequently adapted work in all of English literature. But the story of Ebenezer Scrooge isn’t Dickens’ only story about the holiday. In fact, after the success […]


Charles Dickens – Thank You Very Much!

A Christmas Carol, wrote Paul Davis, author of The Lives & Times of Ebenezer Scrooge, “has been adapted, revised, condensed, retold, reoriginated and modernized more than any other work of English literature.” Charles Dickens’ story has rarely waned in popularity since it first appeared in print in 1843. This year marks the 200th anniversary of […]