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THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP / CHARLES DICKENS - 9781853262449 PB
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Format: Paperback
Language: English Subject: Classics
Publication Year: 20010000

The Old Curiosity Shop

Charles Dickens

With an Introduction and Notes by Peter Preston, University of Nottingham ~ Illustrations by Hablot K. Browne (Phiz) and George Cruickshank

The Old Curiosity Shop (1840-41), with its combination of the sentimental, the grotesque and the socially concerned, and its story of pursuit and courage, which sets the downtrodden and the plucky against the malevolent and the villainous, was an immediate popular success. Little Nell quickly became one of Dickens' most celebrated characters, who so captured the imagination of his readers that while the novel was being serialised, many of them wrote to him about her fate.

Amazon.co.uk Review:

The essence of Charles Dickens , 28 Jul 2006
This is the story of a little girl called Nell, who together with her grandfather, must run away from a succession of villains in an almost epic journey! You'll find everything here that you love about Charles Dickens: humour, satire, drama, unforgettable characters, laughter, and tears (I read somewhere that when Dickens read The Old Curiosity Shop at his public readings, the audience would actually burst into mass tears!) There are moments of heart-warming joy and moments of despair, and I think anyone with empathy and imagination will love this classic tale of good and evil.

A word of warning though: if you buy an edition with annotations, don't read them!! I made this fatal mistake, and was informed by a note in the middle of the novel about the fate of one of the main characters and what happens to the person at the end. What a spoiler! It ruined the whole pleasure of reading for me and I only managed to finish because the narrative was so lovely... if it had been any other novel I would surely not have bothered to go on to the end. Allow yourself the pleasure of reading this novel for its warmth and literary greatness - don't touch the notes.

Complete and Unabridged

Unread aperback Published By Wordsworth Editions

ISBN ~ 1853262447



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