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The Baron of Grogzwig
A fanciful ghost story by a famous classic writer is presented in a children's format, recounting the story of a discontented Baron who tries to defeat a ghostly apparition, and is accompanied by comical and detailed illustrations.
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Jun 06, 2015 Leah Markum rated it liked it · review of another edition
A rowdy baron gives up his life of hunting and partying for a large family that demanded he stopped partying. Reminiscent of other Charles Dickens stories, the main character has a visit with a ghost, and contemplates his next action.
Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and sho ...moreMore about Charles Dickens...