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Little Dorrit

Author: Charles Dickens; Stephen Wall; Helen Small
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2003. ©2003
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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"When Arthur Clennam returns to England after many years abroad, he takes a kindly interest in Amy Dorrit, his mother's seamstress, and in the affairs of Amy's father, William Dorrit, a man of shabby grandeur, long imprisoned for debt in the Marshalsea. As Arthur soon discovers, the dark shadow of the prison stretches far beyond its walls to affect the lives of many, from the kindly Mr. Pancks, the reluctant  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Didactic fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Stephen Wall; Helen Small
ISBN: 0141439963 9780141439969
OCLC Number: 52620448
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: xxxiv, 985 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Stephen Wall and Helen Small.
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One of the most significant works of the nineteenth century. Lionel Trilling"

 
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