American Notes [NOOK Book]

Overview

American Notes for General Circulation is a travelogue by Charles Dickens detailing his trip to North America from January to June, 1842. Whilst there he acted as a critical observer of North American society almost as if returning a status report on their progress. This can be compared to the style of his Pictures from Italy written four years later, where he wrote far more like a tourist. His American journey was also an inspiration for his novel Martin Chuzzlewit.
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American Notes

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Overview

American Notes for General Circulation is a travelogue by Charles Dickens detailing his trip to North America from January to June, 1842. Whilst there he acted as a critical observer of North American society almost as if returning a status report on their progress. This can be compared to the style of his Pictures from Italy written four years later, where he wrote far more like a tourist. His American journey was also an inspiration for his novel Martin Chuzzlewit.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014406048
  • Publisher: Philtre Libre
  • Publication date: 5/9/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,358,465
  • File size: 247 KB

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Author of such classics as Oliver Twist, Hard Times, Nicholas Nickleby, and American Notes.
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    The mysterious author of Dreade Day has been revealed as Sky. He/She said the inspiration was for kids who are afraid of middle school and that he/she was once scared aswell but found out it isnt so scary after all.

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