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Read online Hard Times.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Hard Times Longman s new Cultural Editions Series i Hard Times i by Charles Dickens edited by Jeff Nunokawa includes Books of i Hard Times i and contextual materials on the age of Dickens by Charles Dickens

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Hard Times
Title:Hard Times
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Number of Pages:353
Category:Classics, Fiction, Literature, Th century
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See alternate cover edition a href https www goodreads com book show david copperfield rel nofollow here a br br i David Copperfield i is the story of a young man s adventures on his journey from an unhappy amp impoverished childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist Among the gloriously vivid cast of characters he encounters are his tyrannical stepfather Mr Murdstone his formidable aunt Betsey Trotwood the eternally humble yet treacherous Uriah Heep frivolous enchanting Dora amp the magnificently impecunious Micawber one of literature s great comic creations br In i David Copperfield i the novel he described as his favorite child Dickens drew revealingly on his own experiences to create one of his most exuberant amp enduringly popular works filled with tragedy amp comedy in equal measure br Originally published as a monthly serial from to, In October Charles Dickens heavily in debt and obligated to his publisher began work on a book to help supplement his family s meagre income That volume i A Christmas Carol i has long since become one of the most beloved stories in the English language As much a part of the holiday season as holly mistletoe and evergreen wreaths this perennial favourite continues to delight new readers and rekindle thoughts of charity and goodwill br br With its characters exhibiting many qualities as well as failures often ascribed to Dickens himself the imaginative and entertaining tale relates Ebenezer Scrooge s eerie encounters with a series of spectral visitors Journeying with them through Christmases past present and future he is ultimately transformed from an arrogant obstinate and insensitive miser to a generous warm hearted and caring human being Written by one of England s greatest and most popular novelists i A Christmas Carol i has come to epitomize the true meaning of Christmas, b i Liberty equality fraternity or death the last much the easiest to bestow O Guillotine i b br br After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille the ageing Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England There the lives of two very different men Charles Darnay an exiled French aristocrat and Sydney Carton a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette From the tranquil roads of London they are drawn against their will to the vengeful bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror and they soon fall under the lethal shadow of La Guillotine br br This edition uses the text as it appeared in its serial publication in to convey the full scope of Dickens s vision and includes the original illustrations by H K Browne Phiz Richard Maxwell s introduction discusses the intricate interweaving of epic drama with personal tragedy br back cover, i b I shall never regret doing as I have never if I starve or beg in consequence b i br br When Nicholas Nickleby is left penniless after his father s death he appeals to his wealthy uncle to help him find work and to protect his mother and sister But Ralph Nickleby proves both hard hearted and unscrupulous and Nicholas finds himself forced to make his own way in the world His adventures gave Dickens the opportunity to portray an extraordinary gallery of rogues and eccentrics Wackford Squeers the tyrannical headmaster of Dotheboys Hall a school for unwanted boys the slow witted orphan Smike rescued by Nicholas and the gloriously theatrical Mr and Mrs Crummles and their daughter the infant phenonenon Like many of Dickens s novels Nicholas Nickleby is characterised by his outrage at cruelty and social injustice but it is also a flamboyantly exuberant work revealing his comic genius at its most unerring br br Mark Ford s introduction compares Nicholas Nickleby to eighteenth century picaresque novels and examines Dickens s criticism of the Yorkshire Schools his social satire and use of language This edition includes the original illustrations by Phiz a chronology and a list for further reading