skip to content
David Copperfield Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

David Copperfield

Author: Charles Dickens; May Lamberton Becker
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1943.
Series: Great illustrated classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A classic tale of an orphan growing up in the 1800's of England. Intimately rooted in the author's own biography and written as a first-person narrative, "David Copperfield" charts a young man's progress through a difficult childhood in Victorian England to ultimate success as a novelist, finding true love along the way. Jeremy Tambling's provocative Introduction reveals subtle themes relevant today in Dickens'  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Bildungsromans
Fictional autobiographies
Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
David Copperfield.
New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1943
(OCoLC)745692307
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; May Lamberton Becker
OCLC Number: 360133
Description: 850 pages.
Series Title: Great illustrated classics.
Responsibility: by Charles Dickens.

Abstract:

A classic tale of an orphan growing up in the 1800's of England. Intimately rooted in the author's own biography and written as a first-person narrative, "David Copperfield" charts a young man's progress through a difficult childhood in Victorian England to ultimate success as a novelist, finding true love along the way. Jeremy Tambling's provocative Introduction reveals subtle themes relevant today in Dickens' favorite work.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/360133> # David Copperfield
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "360133" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/child_labor> ; # Child labor
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1133087> ; # Stepfathers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Place/england> ; # England
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/coming_of_age> ; # Coming of age
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183263> ; # Young men
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85048066> ; # Autobiographical fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1048433> ; # Orphans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/orphans> ; # Orphans
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.8/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/young_men> ; # Young men
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/boys> ; # Boys
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837358> ; # Boys
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Topic/stepfathers> ; # Stepfathers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854472> ; # Child labor
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/360133#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/22927419> ; # May Lamberton Becker
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/88666393> ; # Charles Dickens
    schema:datePublished "1943" ;
    schema:description "A classic tale of an orphan growing up in the 1800's of England. Intimately rooted in the author's own biography and written as a first-person narrative, "David Copperfield" charts a young man's progress through a difficult childhood in Victorian England to ultimate success as a novelist, finding true love along the way. Jeremy Tambling's provocative Introduction reveals subtle themes relevant today in Dickens' favorite work."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2487779497> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Autobiographical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Bildungsromans"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fictional autobiographies"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Series/great_illustrated_classics> ; # Great illustrated classics.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/745692307> ;
    schema:name "David Copperfield"@en ;
    schema:productID "360133" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/360133#PublicationEvent/new_york_dodd_mead_&_co_1943> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Agent/dodd_mead_&_co> ; # Dodd, Mead & Co.
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/360133> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Agent/dodd_mead_&_co> # Dodd, Mead & Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Dodd, Mead & Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2487779497#Series/great_illustrated_classics> # Great illustrated classics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/360133> ; # David Copperfield
    schema:name "Great illustrated classics." ;
    schema:name "Great illustrated classics" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85048066> # Autobiographical fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Autobiographical fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1048433> # Orphans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Orphans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1133087> # Stepfathers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Stepfathers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183263> # Young men
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Young men"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837358> # Boys
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boys"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854472> # Child labor
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Child labor"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22927419> # May Lamberton Becker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1873" ;
    schema:deathDate "1958" ;
    schema:familyName "Becker" ;
    schema:givenName "May Lamberton" ;
    schema:name "May Lamberton Becker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/88666393> # Charles Dickens
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1812" ;
    schema:deathDate "1870" ;
    schema:familyName "Dickens" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Dickens" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/745692307>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "David Copperfield." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/360133> ; # David Copperfield
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.