Tom Brown's Schooldays and Tom Brown at Oxford

Tom Brown's Schooldays and Tom Brown at Oxford

by Thomas Hughes
     
 

One of the classics of English children's literature, and one of the earliest books written specifically for boys, this novel's steady popularity has given it an influence well beyond the upper middle-class world that it describes. It tells a story central to an understanding of Victorian life, but its freshness helps to distinguish it from the narrow schoolboy… See more details below

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One of the classics of English children's literature, and one of the earliest books written specifically for boys, this novel's steady popularity has given it an influence well beyond the upper middle-class world that it describes. It tells a story central to an understanding of Victorian life, but its freshness helps to distinguish it from the narrow schoolboy adventures that it later inspired. The book includes an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853261084
Publisher:
Wordsworth Editions, Limited
Publication date:
12/01/1999
Series:
Children's Classics
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.70(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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