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A tale of two cities ; and, Great expectations

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010.
Series: Oprah's book club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two of Dicken's novels are republished. The first follows a group from the tranquil roads of London to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror. The second follows the life of the orphaned Pip from the wild Kent marshes through a series of events as he abandons his humble origins to begin a new life as a gentleman.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 9780142196588 0142196584
OCLC Number: 681499439
Notes: Previously published separately. Tale of two cities: originally published in Great Britain by Chapman and Hall 1859. Great expectations: originally published in Great Britain by Chapman and Hall 1861.
Description: 834 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Tale of two cities --
Great expectations.
Series Title: Oprah's book club.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens.

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Two of Dicken's novels are republished. The first follows a group from the tranquil roads of London to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror. The second follows the life of the orphaned Pip from the wild Kent marshes through a series of events as he abandons his humble origins to begin a new life as a gentleman.

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