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Little Dorrit

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York, NY : Overlook Press ; London : Duckworth, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Little Dorrit", originally serialised between 1855 and 1857, satirises the shortcomings of the government and society of the period. This popular novel introduces a rich and memorable array of characters trying to navigate an often hostile capital symbolised by the Marshalsea gaol, where Dickens' own father had been imprisoned. This is a scathing social and political satire within a heart-warming story of love and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 9781590201282 1590201280 9780715638118 0715638114
OCLC Number: 223801094
Notes: "A facsimile edition of The Nonesuch Dickens published in 1937 by the Nonesuch Press."
Description: xx, 852 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens.

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