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The Resource The old curiosity shop, by Charles Dickens ; with seventy-five illustrations by Cattermole and Phiz and an introduction by the Earl of Wicklow

The old curiosity shop, by Charles Dickens ; with seventy-five illustrations by Cattermole and Phiz and an introduction by the Earl of Wicklow

Label
The old curiosity shop
Title
The old curiosity shop
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Dickens ; with seventy-five illustrations by Cattermole and Phiz and an introduction by the Earl of Wicklow
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A story of the road, a genre at which Dickens excelled. Little Nell and her grandfather, pursued relentlessly through England by the evil and loathsome dwarf Quilp, meet a fascinating variety of vividly portrayed characters, including Mrs. Jarley, and Codlin and Short, the Punch and Judy men
Member of
Summary
After Little Nell's grandfather loses his money gambling, and they roam the country as beggars, even more tragedy ensues
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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024195
Cataloging source
DLC
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1812-1870
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Dickens, Charles
Dewey number
823.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4566
LC item number
.A1
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1815-1882
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Browne, Hablot Knight
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True
Series statement
The Oxford illustrated Dickens
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gambling
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandfathers
  • Antique dealers
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The old curiosity shop, by Charles Dickens ; with seventy-five illustrations by Cattermole and Phiz and an introduction by the Earl of Wicklow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20269966
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xv, 555 pages
Isbn
9780192545060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The old curiosity shop, by Charles Dickens ; with seventy-five illustrations by Cattermole and Phiz and an introduction by the Earl of Wicklow
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20269966
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xv, 555 pages
Isbn
9780192545060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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