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Bleak House (Landmarks of World Literature)

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Publisher Comments:

Graham Storey explores Dickens's vital engagement with some of the most intractable social and political issues of his day, and shows how these are reflected in the plot and characterization of Bleak House. In his detailed analysis of the novel's principal themes and unique structure, he shows why it occupies a pivotal position in Dickens's career. He also assesses the surprisingly varied reception this great novel has had, and places it in the context of European literature as a whole.

Synopsis:

A detailed analysis of the principal themes and unique structure of Dicken's Bleak House.

Synopsis:

Graham Storey explores Dickens' vital engagement with the social and political issues of his study of his day, and shows how these are reflected in the plot and characterization of Bleak House. He also assesses the surprisingly varied reception this great novel has had, and places it in the overall context of European literature.

Synopsis:

A detailed analysis of the principal themes and unique structure of Dicken??'s Bleak House.

Table of Contents

1. Bleak House: the background; 2. Bleak House: the novel; 3. Critical reception; 4. Context in European literature.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521316910
Editor:
Storey, Graham
Author:
Dickens, Charles
Editor:
Storey, Graham
Author:
Storey, Graham
Author:
Stern, J. P.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge Cambridgeshire ;
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Dickens, charles, 1812-1870
Subject:
Dickens, Charles
Subject:
Dickens, Charles, --1812-1870.--Bleak House
Subject:
Dickens, Charles, --1812-1870.--Bleak House D
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Landmarks of World Literature
Series Volume:
publication 80
Publication Date:
19870131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.21x5.01x.40 in. .37 lbs.

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Product details 128 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521316910 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A detailed analysis of the principal themes and unique structure of Dicken's Bleak House.
"Synopsis" by , Graham Storey explores Dickens' vital engagement with the social and political issues of his study of his day, and shows how these are reflected in the plot and characterization of Bleak House. He also assesses the surprisingly varied reception this great novel has had, and places it in the overall context of European literature.
"Synopsis" by , A detailed analysis of the principal themes and unique structure of Dicken??'s Bleak House.
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