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Caleb Williams;

Author: William Godwin; David McCracken
Publisher: London, New York, Oxford U.P., 1970.
Series: Oxford English novels.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Tells the riveting account of a young man whose curiosity leads him to pry into a murder from the past. Caleb is a self-taught man of humble origins who through his own abilities has risen to a respectable post as secretary to Falkland, a local Squire. Intrigued by Falklands peculiar behaviour, and out of concern for him, Caleb begins a quiet investigation into his employers past.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Didactic fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Godwin, William, 1756-1836.
Caleb Williams.
London, New York, Oxford U.P., 1970
(OCoLC)557850275
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Godwin; David McCracken
ISBN: 0192553313 9780192553317
OCLC Number: 249108
Notes: First ed., London, 1794 has title: Things as they are; or, The adventures of Caleb Williams.
Description: xxxi, 351 pages facsimile 21 cm.
Series Title: Oxford English novels.
Other Titles: Things as they are
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by David McCracken.

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Tells the riveting account of a young man whose curiosity leads him to pry into a murder from the past. Caleb is a self-taught man of humble origins who through his own abilities has risen to a respectable post as secretary to Falkland, a local Squire. Intrigued by Falklands peculiar behaviour, and out of concern for him, Caleb begins a quiet investigation into his employers past.

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