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Dickens redressed the art of Bleak house and Hard times by Alexander Welsh

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
  • Satire, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Social problems in literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-222) and index.

StatementAlexander Welsh.
LC ClassificationsPR4556 .W45 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 225 p. ;
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL59142M
ISBN 100300082037
LC Control Number99087254

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