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Author Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.

Title Bleak House / Charles Dickens ; with excerpts from his lectures on Bleak House by Vladimir Nabokov.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Bantam Dell, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    DICKENS,CHA    DUE 10-20-22
1 copy being processed for GDL Casa Verdugo Library Fiction.
Description xxxi, 936 pages ; 18 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Bantam Classic
Bantam classic.
Note "Bleak House was first published in monthly parts from March 1852 to September 1853 and appeared in volume form late in 1853. This edition contains the author's final revisions as incorporated into the Charles Dickens edition in 1868"--Title page verso.
"Bantam Classic reissue"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 934-936).
Summary Esther Summerson, an orphan, is taken into the Jarndyce household, but is pursued by the mystery of her origins. Meanwhile, there seems no end in sight to a massive lawsuit involving the Jarndyce fortune.
Subject Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Bleak House.
Illegitimate children -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Guardian and ward -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Young women -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
Legal stories.
Added Author Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977. Lectures on literature. Selections.
ISBN 0553212230 (pbk.)
9780553212235 (pbk.)

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