Classics for Christmas

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Sprache - Englisch

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DigiCat presents to you the ultimate Christmas collection with the greatest classics in one meticulously edited ebook for all those who want to keep the spirit of Christmas alive with a heartwarming tale or verse. We have selected the greatest Christmas novels, short stories, fairy tales, legends, carols and poetry dedicated to this most beloved holiday. Content: The Gift of the Magi (O. Henry) The Holy Night (Selma Lagerlöf) A Merry Christmas & Other Christmas Stories (Louisa May Alcott) A Letter from Santa Claus (Mark Twain) Silent Night The Night After Christmas The Child Born at Bethlehem The Adoration of the Shepherds The Visit of the Wise Men As Joseph Was A-Walking The Tale of Peter Rabbit (Beatrix Potter) Where Love Is, God Is (Leo Tolstoy) The Three Kings (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) A Christmas Carol (Samuel Taylor Coleridge) Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (L. Frank Baum) Christmas At Sea (Robert Louis Stevenson) The Savior Must Have Been A Docile Gentleman (Emily Dickinson) The Heavenly Christmas Tree (Fyodor Dostoevsky) The Little City of Hope (F. Marion Crawford) The First Christmas Of New England (Harriet Beecher Stowe) Christmas in the Olden Time (Walter Scott) Christmas In India (Rudyard Kipling) A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens) The Twelve Days of Christmas The Wonderful Wizard of OZ (L. Frank Baum) Ring Out, Wild Bells (Alfred Lord Tennyson) Little Lord Fauntleroy (Frances Hodgson Burnett) Black Beauty (Anna Sewell) The Christmas Child (Hesba Stretton) Granny's Wonderful Chair (Frances Browne) The Romance of a Christmas Card (Kate Douglas Wiggin) Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame) The Wonderful Life - Story of the life and death of our Lord (Hesba Stretton) The Christmas Angel (A. Brown) Christmas at Thompson Hall (Anthony Trollope) Christmas Every Day (William Dean Howells) The Lost Word (Henry van Dyke) The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (E. T. A. Hoffmann) The Little Match Girl The Elves and the Shoemaker Mother Holle The Star Talers Snow-White…

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Charles Dickens (1812–1870) stands as a literary colossus of the Victorian era, renowned for his adept storytelling, memorable characters, and profound social commentary. His early life was marked by hardship, as he was forced to leave school and work in a blacking factory due to his family's financial difficulties. This experience of child labor and the injustices of the period would shape much of his later work. As a writer, Dickens began his career as a journalist and then transitioned into fiction. His first novel, 'The Pickwick Papers,' published in 1836, achieved unprecedented fame, setting the stage for a series of works that would etch his name into literary history. Over his career, Dickens wrote numerous classics, such as 'Oliver Twist,' 'A Christmas Carol,' 'David Copperfield,' 'Great Expectations,' and 'Bleak House,' showcasing his gift for realism, satire, and sharp social criticism. His novels often explored themes of poverty, industrialization, and the plight of the underprivileged in 19th-century England. Dickens's mastery of prose, his vivid imagination, and his endless empathy have rendered his works timeless, continuing to be read and cherished well into the 21st century. His collection 'Classics for Christmas' embodies the spirit of the season and exemplifies his enduring legacy as a storyteller whose works capture the essence of humanity.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 10539 Seiten

Größe: 54,1 MB

ISBN: 8596547730743