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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.
This work is an intricate novel of financial, social and political corruption. A procession of the good, the bad and the ugly is paraded before the reader including Augustus Melmotte, the enigmatic banker and the worldly and cynical Sir Felix Carbury.