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Wordsworth Classics covers a huge list of beloved works of literature in English and translations. This growing series is rigorously updated, with scholarly introductions and notes added to new titles.
Mr Dombey is a proud, stern man with an ambition to gain a son and thus entitle his shipping firm "Dombey and Son." This tale leads Mr Dombey through personal tragedy to bitterness and separation from those who he has wronged and who have endeavoured to love him despite his actions.