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The Cricket on the Hearth (in Large Print) Paperback – Large Print, 5 Mar 2004

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  • Paperback: 172 pages
  • Publisher: Quiet River Press LLC; Large type / large print edition edition (5 Mar. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1932732020
  • ISBN-13: 978-1932732023
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 30 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,337,279 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Dickens Christmas Books, in Large Print, Volume 3: The Cricket on the Hearth is the third in a series of five novels that Charles Dickens wrote for the Christmas season. This LARGE PRINT edition is designed in 14-point Century Schoolbook for easy reading and includes an original introduction as well as a bonus (A Good Humoured Christmas Chapter, excerpted from The Pickwick Papers). The Cricket on the Hearth tells the story of John Peerybingle, a parcel carrier, and how his love for his wife Dot is tested. It's a heartwarming tale that explores the meaning of family and love at the turning of the year.

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