If I Had My Way, Every Idiot Who Goes Around With Merry Christmas On His Lips, Would Be Boiled With His Own Pudding, And Buried With A Stake Of Holly Through His Heart Merry Christmas Bah Humbug Introduction And Afterword By Joe WheelerTo Bitter, Miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, Christmas Is Just Another Day But All That Changes When The Ghost Of His Long Dead Business Partner Appears, Warning Scrooge To Change His Ways Before It S Too Late Part Of The Focus On The Family Great Stories Collection, This Edition Features An In Depth Introduction And Discussion Questions By Joe Wheeler To Provide Greater Understanding For Today S Reader A Christmas Carol Captures The Heart Of The Holidays Like No Other Novel.
George Orwell and G K Chesterton for its realism, comedy, prose style, unique characterisations, and social criticism On the other hand, Oscar Wilde, Henry James, and Virginia Woolf complained of a lack of psychological depth, loose writing, and a vein of saccharine sentimentalism The term Dickensian is used to describe something that is reminiscent of Dickens and his writings, such as poor social conditions or comically repulsive characters.On 8 June 1870, Dickens suffered another stroke at his home after a full day s work on Edwin Drood. He never regained consciousness, and the next day he died at Gad s Hill Place Contrary to his wish to be buried at Rochester Cathedral in an inexpensive, unostentatious, and strictly private manner, he was laid to rest in the Poets Corner of Westminster Abbey A printed epitaph circulated at the time of the funeral reads To the Memory of Charles Dickens England s most popular author who died at his residence, Higham, near Rochester, Kent, 9 June 1870, aged 58 years He was a sympathiser with the poor, the suffering, and the oppressed and by his death, one of England s greatest writers is lost to the world His last words were On the ground , in response to his sister in law Georgina s request that he lie down from Wikipedia
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