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SUMMARY The Holly-Tree Inn

CHARACTERS ↠ The Holly-Tree Inn ï Presenting the complete 1855 Christmas number of Dickens' periodical Household Words so popular after its original publication that it was immediately adapted for the stage A journeying gentleman finds himself snowed in at the Holly Tree Inn and resolves to entertain himself by recording the stories he hears fromHe barmaid and the landlord The fictional delights he feasts upon include an intriguing mystery by a master innovator of the genre Wilkie Collins as well as classically Dickensian sparks of humor and roman. Slow burnerWas slow to get going and I couldn't see where it was headed either but second half was better and a lovely ending

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Presenting the complete 1855 Christmas number of Dickens' periodical Household Words so popular after its original publication that it was immediately adapted for the stage A journeying gentleman finds hi. 25 Stars Poor Charley heartbroken and depressed over secretly discovering his fiancé prefers his bosom friend Edwin thus embarks by coach in freezing temperatures covered in hay to his waist only to end up snowed in at THE HOLLY TREE INN There he passes time reminiscing tumultuous times spent at various other inns Except for the beginning a rather tedious readdespite the outcome

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The Holly Tree InnMself snowed in at the Holly Tree Inn and resolves to entertain himself by recording the stories he hears from his fellow tenants Trapped for a week he is regaled with tales from all around him including t. So interesting to read and this edition is nicely put together This is the first Dickens’ Christmas number that I have read that had multiple authors and the editor provided an excellent introduction as well as terrific notes and good biographical notes on the various authorsThe stories themselves were mostly grim with the exception of Dickens’ The Boots but the whole was very satisfying