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Bleak House

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Duke Classics, 2012.
Series: Listen Alaska.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on Esther Summerson, a ward of John Jarndyce, the story traces Esther's romantic coming-of-age and, in classic Dickens style, the gradual revelation of long-buried secrets, all set against the foggy backdrop of the Court of Chancery. Mixing romance, mystery, comedy, and satire, to limn the suffering caused by the intricate inefficiency of the law.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Legal stories
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 9781620112236 162011223X
OCLC Number: 795502899
Notes: "First published in 1853"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource
Series Title: Listen Alaska.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens.

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Focusing on Esther Summerson, a ward of John Jarndyce, the story traces Esther's romantic coming-of-age and, in classic Dickens style, the gradual revelation of long-buried secrets, all set against the foggy backdrop of the Court of Chancery. Mixing romance, mystery, comedy, and satire, to limn the suffering caused by the intricate inefficiency of the law.

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