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The cricket on the hearth : a fairy tale of home / by Charles Dickens.

Call No.
: VZ1-334
Publication etc.
: London : Bradbury and Evans, 1846.
Physical Descript.
: 174p. : ill. ; 17cm.

Published in 1845 as A Christmas book. It humorously relates a family tragicomedy that starts with an exchange of greetings between a cricket and an iron kettle. Dickens' A Christmas Carol was published in 1843.

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