“Darkness is cheap and Scrooge liked it.” But that night Scrooge was afraid of the dark, checking nervously whether anyone was hiding behind his dressing gown … and out of the dark, through a locked door comes a ghost to terrify him …

Good ghost story

A Christmas carol / by Charles Dickens, illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Heinemann, 1915. UL classmark 1916.8.75. Order in West Room