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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

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Skillfully plotted tale of gentle deaf-mute girl and shocking circumstances of her birth. Blends pathos, domestic comedy, humor and social protest.

Overview

Skillfully plotted tale of gentle deaf-mute girl and shocking circumstances of her birth. Blends pathos, domestic comedy, humor and social protest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192836595
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Oxford World's Classics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 5.00(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1250L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

A prolific author of the Victorian era, Wilkie Collins (1824-89) wrote "sensation" novels. The forerunners of today's detective and suspense fiction, his best-known works include The Moonstone and The Woman in White. Charles Dickens was his lifelong friend and collaborator, and many of Collins' stories first appeared in Dickens' weekly publication, All the Year Round.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 8, 1824
Date of Death:
September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:
London, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

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Hide and Seek 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wilkie Collins is one of the world's great story tellers. This one is moderately enjoyable but not one of his best. Too long, extremely sentimental, and not a lot of dramatic interest.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
SUCKS
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I can't wate for more books like this