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Tale of Two Cities

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ISBN-10: 0451530578

ISBN-13: 9780451530578

Edition: 200th 2007 (Anniversary)

Authors: Charles Dickens, Frederick Busch, A. N. Wilson

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150TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION With dramatic eloquence, this story of the French Revolution brings to life a time of terror and treason, and a starving people rising in frenzy and hate to overthrow a corrupt and decadent regime.
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Book details

List price: $6.95
Edition: 200th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 2/6/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 4.25" wide x 6.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.726
Language: English

Charles Dickens, perhaps the best British novelist of the Victorian era, was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England on February 7, 1812. His happy early childhood was interrupted when his father was sent to debtors' prison, and young Dickens had to go to work in a factory at age twelve. Later, he took jobs as an office boy and journalist before publishing essays and stories in the 1830s. His first novel, The Pickwick Papers, made him a famous and popular author at the age of twenty-five. Subsequent works were published serially in periodicals and cemented his reputation as a master of colorful characterization, and as a harsh critic of social evils and corrupt institutions. His many books…    

Frederick Bush's most recent novel is The Night Inspector, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. He is Fairchild Professor of Literature at Colgate University.