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Stand up, Mr. Dickens : a Dickens anthology

Author: Edward Blishen; Jill Bennett; Charles Dickens
Publisher: London : Orion Children's Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Portrays the life of the famed English novelist and describes how he entertained audiences by reading his stories aloud. Includes excerpts from "The Pickwick Papers," "Oliver Twist," "A Christmas Carol," "Dombey and Son," "David Copperfield," and "Great Expectations."
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Blishen; Jill Bennett; Charles Dickens
ISBN: 1858812178 9781858812175
OCLC Number: 36165384
Description: 87 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Stand up Mister Dickens
Responsibility: presented by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Jill Bennett.

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This is a collection of extracts from eight of Dickens's novels, interwoven with Blishen's commentary. The book aims to create in the reader the feeling of being a member of the audience at one of  Read more...

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