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ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED

BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP

Dickens's epic novel of freedom, love, and the burning chaos of the French Revolution.

EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:

• A concise introduction that gives readers important background information

• A chronology of the author's life and work

• A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context

• An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations

• Detailed explanatory notes

• Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work

• Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction

• A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience

Enriched Classics offer readers affordable editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and insightful commentary. The scholarship provided in Enriched Classics enables readers to appreciate, understand, and enjoy the world's finest books to their full potential.

SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON

Synopsis:

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED

BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP

Dickens's epic novel of freedom, love, and the burning chaos of the French Revolution.

EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:

A concise introduction that gives readers important background information

A chronology of the

About the Author

Charles Dickens (1821-1870) used his fiction to criticize the injustices of his time, especially the brutal treatment of the poor. He is also the author of Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities, and Great Expectations. He was born in Portsmouth, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743487603
Editor:
Johnson, Cynthia Brantley
Publisher:
Pocket Books
Author:
Dickens, Charles
Author:
Charles, Dickens
Subject:
History
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Fathers and daughters
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
War & Military
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Fiction : Classics
Subject:
Political Science : General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B101
Series:
Enriched Classics
Publication Date:
May 2004
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.21 in 8.12 oz

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Dickens's epic novel of freedom, love, and the burning chaos of the French Revolution.

EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:

A concise introduction that gives readers important background information

A chronology of the

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