Dickens experiments with colour in A Christmas Carol

Dickens understood the importance of the ‘look of a book’ and when he wrote A Christmas Carol in 1843 he had a plan - not only for words - but also for the volume’s design. In this video, join Curator Louisa Price as she shows you a rare trail edition of the Carol and explains the importance of colour.

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