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By Gilbert A. Pierce,Sol Eytinge,William A. Wheeler

How did Oliver Twist and the crafty Dodger take place to fulfill? the place used to be David Copperfield born, and what's Pip's genuine identify? the reply to each query approximately Dickens' characters and their fates are printed during this extraordinary ebook. Subtitled "A Key to the Plots and Characters within the stories of Charles Dickens," it was once compiled in 1872 via a number one professional of the period and up to date on the flip of the 20 th century.
Readers on either side of the Atlantic hailed this grasp key to the liked storyteller's paintings because the definitive reference, protecting each novel, brief tale, play, and poem. all of the novels, from The Pickwick Papers onwards, looks with an summary and an Index to Characters, which costs the unique paintings at size. Twenty-six engravings supplement the textual content, evoking the realm of Victorian illustrated magazines, during which a lot of those tales first appeared.

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