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Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, author

Dickens wrote this story of a boy forced to live in a dark and dismal workhouse lorded over by Mr Bumble to draw attention to Victorian social ills. Desperate but determined, Oliver makes his escape to London where he is initiated into a gang of petty crooks

Hardback, Book. English. Classics. Fiction 9+. Children's stories.
Published London: Puffin, 2017

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Statement of responsibility: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 0241331269, 9780241331262
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 416 pages ; 18 cm
Subject: London (England) Social conditions 19th century Juvenile fiction.; Orphans England London Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Charles Dickens (1812-70) is one of the most recognized celebrities of English literature. His many books include Oliver Twist, Great Expectations and A Christmas Carol.