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A tale of two cities

Author: Charles Dickens; Richard Maxwell
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2000.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Indifferent to the plight of France's downtrodden and pained by unrequited love for Lucie Darnay, London barrister Sydney Carton finds meaning through an act of sacrifice.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Richard Maxwell
ISBN: 0140437304 9780140437300
OCLC Number: 42701160
Notes: Originally published weekly in All the year around, 1859.
Description: li, 481, [1] pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Richard Maxwell.
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