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Hard times (Fourth edition) [BOOK] [Paperback]
Hard times (Fourth edition) [BOOK] [Paperback]
  • Hard times (Fourth edition) [BOOK] [Paperback]

Hard times (Fourth edition) [BOOK] [Paperback]

Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
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The 1854 text, edited by Sylvère Monod, is accompanied here by explanatory footnotes. Contextual pieces by critics and theorists of Dickens' time bring readers examples of their views on industrialism, education and utilitarianism. Included are eight new critical essays.

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Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is one of the most acclaimed and popular writers of all time. His many works include the classics The Old Curiosity Shop, Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, Barnaby Rudge, A Christmas Carol, A Tale of Two Cities, David Copperfield, Great Expectations, Bleak House, Hard Times, Our Mutual Friend, The Pickwick Papers and many more.
"An excellent collection of critical and social commentary that will help to make Dickens' image of Victorian England meaningful to all students."-John Howard Wilson, Dakota Wesleyan University
Charles Dickens
United States
A Norton critical edition
Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
Publication Date
22 Aug 2016
Dewey Code
823.8 (edition:23)
an authoritative text, contexts, criticism
Fourth edition
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