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The Resource A tale of two cities, Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders

A tale of two cities, Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders

Label
A tale of two cities
Title
A tale of two cities
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • When the starving French masses rise in hate to overthrow a corrupt and decadent government, both the guilty and innocent become victims of their frenzied anger. Soon nothing stands in the way of the chilling figure they enlist for their cause--La Guillotine--the new invention for efficiently chopping off heads
  • Charles Dickens' compelling portrait of the results of terror and treason, love and supreme sacrifice continues to captivate readers around the world. With Frank Muller's brilliant performance, unforgettable characters--the ever-knitting Madame Defarge, the lovely Lucie Manette, her broken father, the honorable Charles Darnay, and the sometimes scurrilous Sydney Carton--from the pages, full of life and passion
  • This novel provides a highly-charged examination of human suffering and human sacrifice. Private experience and public history, during the French Revolution
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DLC
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1812-1870
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Dickens, Charles
Dewey number
823/.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4571.A2
LC item number
S26 2008
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sanders, Andrew
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Paris (France)
  • London (England)
  • France
  • British
  • French fiction
  • Executions and executioners
  • Lookalikes
Label
A tale of two cities, Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xx-xxi)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn192027131
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 406 pages
Isbn
9780199536238
Lccn
2008274350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199536238
  • (OCoLC)192027131
Label
A tale of two cities, Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xx-xxi)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn192027131
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 406 pages
Isbn
9780199536238
Lccn
2008274350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199536238
  • (OCoLC)192027131

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