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Little Dorrit

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, [1992]
Series: Everyman's library, no. 111.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Of the complex, richly rewarding masterworks he wrote in the last decade of his life, Little Dorrit is the book in which Charles Dickens most fully unleashed his indignation at the fallen state of mid-Victorian society. Crammed with persons and incidents in whose recreation nothing is accidental or spurious, containing, in its picture of the Circumlocution Office, the most witheringly exact satire of a bureaucracy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Love stories
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 0679417257 9780679417255
OCLC Number: 23246652
Description: xxxvii, 836 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library, no. 111.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens.
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Of the complex, richly rewarding masterworks he wrote in the last decade of his life, Little Dorrit is the book in which Charles Dickens most fully unleashed his indignation at the fallen state of mid-Victorian society. Crammed with persons and incidents in whose recreation nothing is accidental or spurious, containing, in its picture of the Circumlocution Office, the most witheringly exact satire of a bureaucracy we possess, Little Dorrit is a stunning example of how thoroughly Dickens could put his flair for the theatrical and his comic genius the service of his passion for justice.

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