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Scenes of London Life - From 'Sketches by Boz'

English · Hardback

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Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure. Chosen and introduced by the playwright J. B. Priestley, these twelve marvellous sketches are accompanied by George Cruikshank's evocative illustrations.Charles Dickens was one of the great chroniclers of London life. From the colourful chaos of dances and gin-shops to the sparse destitution of the pawnshop and the penitentiary, he captured the grime and the glory of the English capital with singular brilliance.Orphans and beggars, lord mayors and murderers, actors, criminals, cab drivers and prostitutes; all rub shoulders in this wonderful selection from Sketches by Boz.


Thirteen stories from Charles Dickens's Sketches by Boz, selected and introduced by the inimitable J. B. Priestley

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Authors Charles Dickens
Assisted by George Cruikshank (Illustration), George (Illustrator) Cruikshank (Illustration), J. B. Priestley (Introduction)
Publisher Macmillan
Languages English
Age Recommendation from age 18
Product format Hardback
Released 28.02.2018
EAN 9781509854288
ISBN 978-1-5098-5428-8
No. of pages 184
Dimensions 100 mm x 160 mm x 10 mm
Series Macmillan Collector's Library
Collector's Library
Macmillan Collector's Library
Collector's Library
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature

London, Greater London, FICTION / Short Stories (single author), FICTION / Literary, Short Stories, c 1800 to c 1900, 19th century, c 1800 to c 1899, FICTION / Urban & Street Lit

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