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Oliver Twist: Or, the Parish Boy's Progress

Charles Dickens


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ISBN: 9780141192499
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Dickens's classic morality tale of a starving orphan caught between opposing forces of good and evil is a powerful indictment of Victorian England's Poor Laws. Filled with dark humor and an unforgettable cast of characters, this compelling social satire has remained popular since it was first serialized in 1837-39.
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  • Hardcover
    $25.21
ISBN: 9780141192499
ANNOTATION:
Dickens's classic morality tale of a starving orphan caught between opposing forces of good and evil is a powerful indictment of Victorian England's Poor Laws. Filled with dark humor and an unforgettable cast of characters, this compelling social satire has remained popular since it was first serialized in 1837-39.

Annotation

Dickens's classic morality tale of a starving orphan caught between opposing forces of good and evil is a powerful indictment of Victorian England's Poor Laws. Filled with dark humor and an unforgettable cast of characters, this compelling social satire has remained popular since it was first serialized in 1837-39.

Publisher Description

Dickens's classic morality tale of a starving orphan caught between opposing forces of good and evil is a powerful indictment of Victorian England's Poor Laws. Filled with dark humor and an unforgettable cast of characters Oliver Twist, Fagin, Nancy, Bill Sykes, and the Artful Dodger, to name a few Dickens's second novel is a compelling social satire that has remained popular since it was first serialized in 1837- 39.

Author Biography

Charles Dickens (1812-70) was a political reporter and journalist whose popularity was established by the phenomenally successful Pickwick Papers (1836-7). His novels then captured and held the public imagination over a period of more than thirty years, including, A Christmas Carol (1843), A Tale of Two Cities (1859) and Great Expectations (1861).

Review

"The power of [Dickens] is so amazing, that the reader at once becomes his captive, and must follow him whithersoever he leads." --William Makepeace Thackeray

Product Details

Short Title
OLIVER TWIST
Publisher
Penguin Books
Language
English
ISBN-10
0141192496
ISBN-13
9780141192499
Media
Book
Format
Hardcover
Audience Age
18-17
Year
2009
Pages
553
Series
Penguin Classics
Illustrations
Yes
Author
Charles Dickens
Publication Date
2009-10-01
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Residence
ENK
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