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Caleb Williams

Author: William Godwin; Gary J Handwerk; A A Markley
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, NY : Broadview Press, ©2000.
Series: Broadview literary texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Caleb Williams is the riveting account of a young man whose curiosity leads him to pry into a murder from the past. The first novel of crime and detection in English literature, Caleb Williams is also a powerful expose of the evils and inequities of the political and social system in 1790s Britain."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Didactic fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Godwin, William, 1756-1836.
Caleb Williams.
Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, NY : Broadview Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)604148124
Online version:
Godwin, William, 1756-1836.
Caleb Williams.
Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, NY : Broadview Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)632055214
Named Person: William (1756-1836) Godwin
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Godwin; Gary J Handwerk; A A Markley
ISBN: 1551112493 9781551112497
OCLC Number: 44751661
Notes: Originally published as: Things as they are, or, The adventures of Caleb Williams.
"In addition to the text itself, the editors have included an extensive selection of primary source materials from the period"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 573 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Broadview literary texts.
Other Titles: Things as they are
Responsibility: William Godwin ; edited by Gary Handwerk & A.A. Markley.
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