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A tale of two cities
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Published:
Watermill Press, [199-?].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
397 pages
Lexile measure:
870L
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Description
After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the ageing Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England. There the lives of two very different men, Charles Darnay, an exiled French aristocrat, and Sydney Carton, a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer, become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette. From the tranquil roads of London, they are drawn against their will to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror, and they soon fall under the lethal shadow of La Guillotine. This edition uses the text as it appeared in its first serial publication in 1859 to convey the full scope of Dickens's vision, and includes the original illustrations by H. K. Browne ('Phiz'). Richard Maxwell's introduction discusses the intricate interweaving of epic drama with personal tragedy. Book jacket.
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Language:
Unknown
ISBN:
0893757837 (pbk.)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 9.7, 27 Points
Lexile measure:
870
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APA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, C. (199). A tale of two cities. Watermill Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. 199. A Tale of Two Cities. Watermill Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, A Tale of Two Cities. Watermill Press, 199.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities. Watermill Press, 199. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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