Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

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OLIVER TWIST is the second novel by English author Charles Dickens, published in 1838. The story is about an orphan Oliver Twist, who escapes from a workhouse and travels to London where he meets the Artful Dodger, leader of a gang of juvenile pickpockets. Oliver is led to the lair of their elderly criminal Fagin, naively unaware of their unlawful activities. Twist's

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OLIVER TWIST is the second novel by English author Charles Dickens, published in 1838. The story is about an orphan Oliver Twist, who escapes from a workhouse and travels to London where he meets the Artful Dodger, leader of a gang of juvenile pickpockets. Oliver is led to the lair of their elderly criminal Fagin, naively unaware of their unlawful activities. Twist's innocent nature eventually leads him out of the slums of London, but his past threatens to catch up with him as he tries to build a new life with a loving family.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011903380
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
12/08/2010
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Charles John Huffam Dickens (1812-1870) was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era. Dickens is known for creating some of English literature's most iconic characters, including Oliver Twist, Ebeneezer Scrooge, and David Copperfield.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
February 7, 1812
Date of Death:
June 18, 1870
Place of Birth:
Portsmouth, England
Place of Death:
Gad's Hill, Kent, England
Education:
Home-schooling; attended Dame School at Chatham briefly and Wellington

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Oliver Twist. by Charles Dickens. 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gr8 book n Charles Dickens is a really good author.