A Tale of Two Cities Illustrated by (Hablot Knight Browne (Phiz))

A Tale of Two Cities Illustrated by (Hablot Knight Browne (Phiz))

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher:

Published: 2021-04-11

Total Pages: 488

ISBN-13:

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A Tale of Two Cities (1859) is the second historical novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. It depicts the plight of the French proletariat under the brutal oppression of t+E3he French aristocracy in the years leading up to the revolution, and the corresponding savage brutality demonstrated by the revolutionaries toward the former aristocrats in the early years of the revolution. It follows the lives of several protagonists through these events, most notably Charles Darnay, a French once-aristocrat who falls victim to the indiscriminate wrath of the revolution despite his virtuous nature, and Sydney Carton, a dissipated English barrister who endeavours to redeem his ill-spent life out of love for Darnay's wife, Lucie Manette.


Firian Rising

Firian Rising

Author: Carly Stevens

Publisher:

Published: 2019-07-15

Total Pages: 466

ISBN-13: 9781950041008

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Strong-willed Firian Kess can create reality from his imagination, which earns him a spot in the elite Tanyuin Academy. His path collides with Kiria Arioc, spirited heir to a throne of the Western Kingdom, who, despite having abilities of her own, doubts her ability to lead. To succeed, they must navigate enemies, intrigue, and their own demons.


Charles Dickens Books

Charles Dickens Books

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher:

Published: 2021-04-21

Total Pages: 104

ISBN-13:

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The Chimes A Goblin Story of Some Bells that Rang an Old Year Out and a New Year In, a short novel by Charles Dickens, was written and published in 1844, one year after A Christmas Carol. It is the second in his series of Christmas books five short books with strong social and moral messages that he published during the 1840's.


Critical Insights: a Tale of Two Cities

Critical Insights: a Tale of Two Cities

Author: Robert C. Evans

Publisher: Salem Press

Published: 2021-09

Total Pages: 300

ISBN-13: 9781642659924

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A Tale of Two Cities has long been valued as one of Charles Dickens's most important and fascinating novels. This volume explores the novel from various deliberately diverse perspectives, setting it in historical, critical, and aesthetic contexts and examining how its impact has been kept alive to the present day.


A Tale of Two Cities (Artisan Edition)

A Tale of Two Cities (Artisan Edition)

Author: Charles. Dickens

Publisher: Harper Muse

Published: 2024-04-09

Total Pages: 0

ISBN-13: 9781400341863

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The beloved historical novel is now available in an affordable softcover edition featuring a striking cover and distinctive interior design elements, making it ideal for lovers of classic fiction, readers in high-school and college literature courses, and fans of annual reading challenges and "Required Reading" lists. The A Tale of Two Cities softcover edition: Presents Charles Dickens's famed historical novel set during the French Revolution, regarded by many literary scholars as one of the bestselling novels of all time; its 1859 publication helped secure Dickens's place in literature's pantheon of great writers. Explores such important themes as violence, duality, resurrection, revolution, and the significance of women's roles in social change. Is ideal for Dickens aficionados, fans of literary fiction and classic literature, and people who love both the book and the cinematic adaptations it inspired. Whether you're buying this as a gift or as a self-purchase, this remarkable edition features: Beautiful softcover Distinctive decorative interior pages featuring pull quotes distributed throughout Part of a 4-volume collection including Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, Louisa May Alcott's Little Women, and Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights. After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the aging Dr. Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter Lucie in London. However, there he meets two very different men, connected through their love for Lucie Manette. Drawn against their will to Paris at the height of the French Revolution's Reign of Terror, they all soon fall under the lethal, far-reaching shadow of "La Guillotine." An affordable edition ideal for your favorite classic fiction lover, literature student, or fan of annual reading challenges.


A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

Published: 1993

Total Pages: 356

ISBN-13: 9781853260391

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A classic tale of the young Englishman who gives up his life during the French Revolution to save the husband of the woman he loves.