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The Shorter Novels of Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist/Hard Times/A Tale of Two Cities/Great Expectations (Wordsworth Special Editions)
This collection brings together perhaps the finest of Dickens' shorter novels, filled with event, character, and the unsurpassed brilliance of his story-telling. Oliver Twist enhanced and strengthened Dickens' reputation and contains classic Dickensian themes - grinding poverty, desperation, fear, temptation and the eventual triumph of good in the face of great adversity. ...more
Paperback, 1310 pages
Published March 5th 2005 by Wordsworth Editions
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Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and ...moreMore about Charles Dickens...