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The rain of years : Great expectations and the world of Dickens

Author: Bernard Nicholas Schilling
Publisher: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This compact survey of all Dickens's novels shows the unity of the whole body of work by reviewing basic scenes and images in the novels. The book argues that Great Expectations is the novel which brings together the main themes of Dickens's vision.
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Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Nicholas Schilling
ISBN: 158046100X 9781580461009
OCLC Number: 47142050
Description: xvi, 115 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Of Things Eternal --
Night and Day --
The River --
The Tolling Bell --
The Wind and Rain --
The Human Scene --
The City --
Money --
London: Goal of Ambition --
The Country --
The Journey --
Dark House --
The Staircase --
Great Expectations --
The Rain of Years.
Responsibility: Bernard N. Schilling.

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This compact survey of all Dickens's novels shows the unity of the whole body of work by reviewing basic scenes and images in the novels. The book argues that Great Expectations is the novel which brings together the main themes of Dickens's vision.

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