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Dombey and Sons

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4 out of 5
Based on 48 Ratings and 36 Reviews

Book Description
Dombey and sons was published in installments between October 1846 and April, 1848. It sold a remarkable 40,000 copies per month and established Dickens as a truly world-class author.

The novel tells a story about the rich and powerful Paul Dombey, the head of the House of Dombey. He wants a son and when a daughter is is born, he despises her and rejects her. His wife dies giving birth to hi... More

Book Information
PublisherNew Millennium Publishing House Inc.
BindingAudio Cassette (69 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date06/2001
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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 Paul Scofield (Narrator, Recorder) : Paul Scofield is a published author, editor, and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Paul Scofield include The Chronicles of Narnia (Chronicles of Narnia Radio Theatre), E... more
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