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  • The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nicklebyby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    Nicholas Nickleby is social satire as only Charles Dickens could do it. When his father unexpectedly dies, Nicholas must find a way to support himself and his mother and sister. His Uncle Ralph finds him a position as a teacher in the nightmarish Dotheboys Hall, where Nicholas is able to observe the malicious headmaster, Squeers, abominable mistreatment... more...

  • Bleak Houseby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    Given their pedagogical nature, many Victorian novels and short stories were highly politicized; their narratives filtered through the value schemes, social views, and conscious purposes of their authors. In Bleak House, Charles Dickens manages a perfect synergy between comedy and angry satire, assaulting the Victorian British court system and... more...

  • David Copperfieldby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 3.95

    “Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.” Thus opens The Personal History of David Copperfield the Younger, the novel which Charles Dickens claimed as his ‘favourite child.’ In tracing the life of his narrator, David Copperfield, many critics have claimed that... more...

  • Great Expectationsby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    Great Expectations is the touchstone for all that we have come to associate with Dickens. From the orphaned narrator, Pip, to the gallery of fascinating and hauntingly grotesque characters, this gothic novel is at once a morality tale and an absorbing mystery. more...

  • Little Dorritby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    Born in a debtor’s prison where her father has been sent, Amy Dorrit’s story is an indictment against the inequity of the Victorian English legal system. Dickens writes with sympathy and venomous humor in this exploration of social injustice and inequality. more...

  • The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewitby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 3.95

    Set partly in America, which Dickens had visited in 1842, the novel includes a searing satire on the United States and is the story of the two Chuzzlewits, Martin and Jonas, who have inherited the characteristic Chuzzlewit selfishness. It contrasts their diverse fates of moral redemption and worldly success for one, with increasingly desparate... more...

  • The Old Curiosity Shopby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 5.00

    Young, sweet Nell’s life is thrown into disarray when her grandfather's debts catch up with him. When moneylender Daniel Quilp, takes over their shop to repay the debt, Nell and her grandfather are forced to escape to find another life. This 1841 exercise in pathos and villainy defines 'Dickensian' in all its fascinatingly repulsive excess. more...

  • The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Clubby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    In 1836, the young Charles Dickens was suddenly propelled to fame on the back of a monthly piece commissioned by Chapman & Hall. These installments were collected together in 1837 and were published as The Pickwick Papers. The Pickwick Papers charts the adventures and observations of Mr Samuel Pickwick, chairman of the Pickwick Club, and his... more...

  • Hard Timesby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    Hard Times, is perhaps most remarkable for its brevity. The normally prolific and wordy Dickens’ short novel is a moving complaint against contemporary utilitarianism, counterbalanced by a look at the necessity of entertainment. more...

  • A Christmas Carolby Charles Dickens

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    I have endeavoured in this Ghostly little book, to raise the Ghost of an Idea, which shall not put my readers out of humour with themselves, with each other, with the season, or with me. May it haunt their houses pleasantly, and no one wish to lay it. Their faithful Friend and Servant, C. D., December, 1843. more...