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Sketches by Boz

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4 out of 5
Based on 132 Ratings and 15 Reviews

Book Description
Sketches by Boz collected a rich and strange mixture of reportage, observation, fancy and fiction centred on the metropolis. It was Dickens's first book, published when he was twenty-four, and in it we find him walking the London streets, in theatres, pawnshops, law-courts, prisons, along the Thames, and on the omnibus, missing nothing, recording and transforming urban and suburban life int... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages688
ISBN-100140433457
ISBN-13978-0140433456
Publication Date05/01/1996
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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 Dennis Walder (Author, Contributor, Editor) : Dennis Walder is a published author. Some of the published credits of Dennis Walder include Dombey and Son (Oxford World's Classics) and Sketches by Boz (Penguin Classics).
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