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Dombey and Son

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Knopf, ©1994.
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 167.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Annotation. Dickens set this tale of a selfish, hard-hearted man, the son he favored, and the daughter he slighted, in an England almost prostrate before the storms of change we now call the Industrial Revolution. This is a superb example of Dicken's ability to combine the disparate qualities of a social historian, a theatrical artist, and a poet of the utmost tenderness and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 0679435913 9780679435914
OCLC Number: 29952015
Notes: Includes a chronology of the author's life.
Description: xlvii, 889 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 167.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; with forty illustrations by 'Phiz' ; introduced by Lucy Hughes-Hallett.

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Introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett Annotation. Dickens set this tale of a selfish, hard-hearted man, the son he favored, and the daughter he slighted, in an England almost prostrate before the storms of change we now call the Industrial Revolution. This is a superb example of Dicken's ability to combine the disparate qualities of a social historian, a theatrical artist, and a poet of the utmost tenderness and insight.

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