The Project Gutenberg EBook of A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens This this eBook or online at bookofradeluxegratis.review Title: A Christmas Carol A Ghost Story Marley's Ghost · Ghosts of Departed Usurers · Mr. Fezziwig's Ball. A Christmas Carol. by Charles Dickens. This short story of love, goodwill and mercy centers around Ebenezer Scrooge who receives three ghostly visitors. Dickens sets his novella in this the Christmas period to show the true meaning of sharing, giving and receiving. Through his representation of Scrooge, Dickens.