Charles Dickens' ghostly tale of Ebenezer Scrooge has become as much a part of Christmas as trees and stockings, plum pudding and mistletoe. Containing atmospheric artwork, this edition aims to bring Dickensian London and its inhabitants to life.
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian age. His work includes such enduring classics as David Copperfield, Oliver Twist and Great Expectations. P. J. Lynch is one of the most talented and revered illustrators working today. He has won many awards, including the Mother Goose Award, the Irish Bisto Award, twice, and the Kate Greenaway Medal, twice. He lives in Dublin.