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OLIVER TWIST, OR THE PARISH BOYS PROGRESS

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OLIVER TWIST, OR THE PARISH BOYS PROGRESS

by Dickens, Charles

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  • hardcover
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London: J. M. Dent & Sons, Ltd., 1913. Hardcover. Very Good Plus. REPRINTED. LEATHER-BOUND. Top spinecap worn and scuffed. Mild edgewear. Lightly age-tanned. This Everyman's Library Collector's Edition is bound in supple burgundy leather with rounded corners and top gilt. Gilt lettering and design debossed to spine. Gilt design with the words "Everyman, I will go with thee and be thy guide, in thy most need to go by thy side" debossed to front cover. Thin silk ribbon bookmark. Illustrated endpaper art, in pale yellow, signed by "RLK 1905" (Reginald L. Knowles) is heavily based on that of William Morris and his Kelmscott Press, whereas the quote is derived from the medieval play, Everyman. Clean, tight. 410 pp. No. 233 of the Everyman's Library. Introduction by G. K. Chesterton. This is Charles Dickens' second novel. It tells the story of Oliver Twist, an orphan who endures a miserable existence in an orphanage, or workhouse. He is placed with an undertaker but soon escapes to London only to find himself in more trouble.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
1167
Title
OLIVER TWIST, OR THE PARISH BOYS PROGRESS
Author
Dickens, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good Plus
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. M. Dent & Sons, Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1913
Keywords
historical fiction, social criticism, social novel, child labor, cruel treatment,

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