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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • England

Subjects:

  • British -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Grandfathers -- Fiction,
  • Young men -- Fiction,
  • Avarice -- Fiction,
  • United States -- Description and travel -- Fiction,
  • England -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesMartin Chuzzlewit.
StatementWith 40 illus. by "Phiz" and an introd. by Geoffrey Russell.
GenreFiction.
SeriesThe New Oxford illustrated Dickens
ContributionsBrowne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D55 M64, PR4563 M64
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 841 p.
Number of Pages841
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6110436M
LC Control Number52006557
OCLC/WorldCa394362

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With Forty engraved plates including the frontispiece and engraved title by Hablot K. Browne. In near fine condition. Desirable bound in full morocco. The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit is considered the last of Dickens picaresque novels. It was originally serialised in and Dickens thought it to be his best work. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens at the best online prices at .   Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit | Charles Dickens | Satire | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 8/19 Content of the video and Sections beginning time (clickable) - Chapters of the. LibriVox recording of Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Peter John Keeble Martin Chuzzlewit was Dickens 6th novel, serially published in - Irrespective of the fact that Dickens considered - "Chuzzlewit is in points immeasurably the best of my stories"- it failed to resonate with, or capture the public's imagination as many of its .