RDS Library & Archives

Normal view MARC view ISBD view

A tale of two cities / Charles Dickens ; with an introduction by Simon Schama and sixteen illustrations by 'Phiz'.

By: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Series: Everyman's library ; 143.Publisher: London : David Campbell, c1993Description: xxiv, 413 p : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781857151435.Subject(s): English fiction -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 823 Summary: "This brilliantly coloured tale of the French Revolution is an historical romance set in Paris and London. Famous for the character of Sidney Carton who sacrifices himself upon the guillotine' it is a far, far better thing I do than I have ever done '- the novel is also a powerful study of crowd psychology and the dark emotions aroused by the Revolution, illuminated by Dickens' lively comedy" - Copac
List(s) this item appears in: Everyman's Library Classics
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due
Loanable Book Library
General Collection 823 DIC (Browse shelf) Available

"First included in Everyman's Library, 1906. Introduction (c) Simon Schama, 1990. Bibliography and chronology (c) David Caampbell Publishers Ltd., 1993" - t. p. verso.

Bibliography: pxiii

"This brilliantly coloured tale of the French Revolution is an historical romance set in Paris and London. Famous for the character of Sidney Carton who sacrifices himself upon the guillotine' it is a far, far better thing I do than I have ever done '- the novel is also a powerful study of crowd psychology and the dark emotions aroused by the Revolution, illuminated by Dickens' lively comedy" - Copac

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Powered by Koha