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Dombey and Son

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4 out of 5
Based on 34 Ratings and 32 Reviews

Book Description
To Paul Dombey, business is everything and money can do anything. He runs his family life as he runs his firm: coldly, calculatingly and commercially. The only person he cares for is his little son, while his motherless daughter Florence craves affection from her unloving father, who sees her only as a base coin that couldn't be invested'. As Dombey's callousness extends to others - from his defia... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingMass Market Paperback (69 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages992
ISBN-100140430482
ISBN-13978-0140430486
Publication Date05/30/1970
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About Charles Dickens (Author) : Charles Dickens, (February 1812 – 9 June 1870), pen-name "Boz", was one of the most popular English novelists of the Victorian era as well as a vigorous social campaigner. Critics George Gissing an... more
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About Peter Fairclough (Editor) : Peter Fairclough is a published editor. Published credits of Peter Fairclough include The Last Chronicle of Barset (English Library), Dombey and Son (Penguin English Library), and Oliver Twist (Pengui... more
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About Raymond Williams (Introduction) : Raymond Williams is a published author. Published credits of Raymond Williams include Buddhists, Hindus and Sikhs in America: A Short History (Religion in American Life) and Dombey and Son (Penguin En... more
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