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The Resource Bleak House, Charles Dickens ; introduction by Mary Gaitskill ; notes by Jennifer Mooney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute ; illustrations by H.K. Browne

Bleak House, Charles Dickens ; introduction by Mary Gaitskill ; notes by Jennifer Mooney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute ; illustrations by H.K. Browne

Label
Bleak House
Title
Bleak House
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dickens ; introduction by Mary Gaitskill ; notes by Jennifer Mooney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute ; illustrations by H.K. Browne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on Esther Summerson, a ward of John Jarndyce, the story traces Esther's romantic coming-of-age and, in classic Dickens style, the gradual revelation of long-buried secrets, all set against the foggy backdrop of the Court of Chancery. Mixing romance, mystery, comedy, and satire, to limn the suffering caused by the intricate inefficiency of the law
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickens, Charles
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4556
LC item number
.A1 2002
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1815-1882
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Browne, Hablot Knight
Series statement
The Modern Library classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Guardian and ward
  • Illegitimate children
  • Courts
  • Inheritance and succession
  • London (England)
  • England
Label
Bleak House, Charles Dickens ; introduction by Mary Gaitskill ; notes by Jennifer Mooney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute ; illustrations by H.K. Browne
Link
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 862-887)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biographical note -- A note on the text -- Preface -- Bleak House -- Reading group guide
Control code
ocm50129319
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2002 Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xxxv, 889 pages
Isbn
9780375760051
Lccn
2002026489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Also available as an eBook (Fictionwise)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375760051
  • (OCoLC)50129319
Label
Bleak House, Charles Dickens ; introduction by Mary Gaitskill ; notes by Jennifer Mooney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute ; illustrations by H.K. Browne
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 862-887)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biographical note -- A note on the text -- Preface -- Bleak House -- Reading group guide
Control code
ocm50129319
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2002 Modern Library paperback edition.
Extent
xxxv, 889 pages
Isbn
9780375760051
Lccn
2002026489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Also available as an eBook (Fictionwise)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375760051
  • (OCoLC)50129319

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