Other books byCharles Dickens
The Ultimate Charles Dickens Christmas
The Ultimate Charles Dickens Christmas features all of the Victorian storyteller’s beloved Christmas tales that encapsulate the true spirit of the holidays. Beginning with the classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, this special holiday edition also features Dickens’ anthology Some Christmas Stories alongside his other festive short stories “The Chimes” “The Cricket on the Hearth” “The Battle of Life” and “The Haunted Man.” HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.
Complete Novels, Volume V
Charles Dickens (18121870) was a major English novelist whose classic works of fiction enjoyed unprecedented popularity during the Victorian period. Dickens is responsible for some of the most iconic novels and characters in English literature. The novels are notable for their complexity, unique characters, attention to detail and focus on social reform. This final volume in the five-volume set includes A Tale of Two Cities’, Great Expectations’, Our Mutual Friend’ and The Mystery of Edwin Drood’, and is an essential edition for collectors, students and general lovers of Dickens and Victorian literature.
A Tale of Two Cities
ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP Dickens's epic novel of freedom, love, and the burning chaos of the French Revolution. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives readers important background information A chronology of the author's life and work A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations Detailed explanatory notes Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience Enriched Classics offer readers affordable editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and insightful commentary. The scholarship provided in Enriched Classics enables readers to appreciate, understand, and enjoy the world's finest books to their full potential. SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON
A Christmas Carol
And Other Christmas Books
No holiday season is complete without Charles Dickens’s timeless tale of redemption starring the tightfisted Mr. Scrooge, the long-suffering Bob Cratchit, kindhearted Tiny Tim, and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. But A Christmas Carol was only the first and most famous of Dickens’s holiday tales. In this edition, everyone’s favorite misanthrope appears in company with four more Dickens stories—The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man—that further develop the Chistmas spirit Dickens did so much to invent.