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A tale of two cities

A tale of two cities

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, author; Jennings, Linda M., abridger

Charles Darnay and Sydney Carton are alike in appearance, different in character and in love with the same woman. In the midst of the French Revolution, Darnay, who has fled to London to escape the cruelty of the French nobility, must return to Paris to rescue his servant from death. But he endangers his own life and is captured

Paperback, Book. English. Historical fiction. Children's stories. Fiction 9+. Classics. Historical.
New] edition
Published London: Puffin, 2009

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Statement of responsibility: Charles Dickens ; abridged by Linda Jennings
Edition statement: introduced by Roddy Doyle.
ISBN: 0141325542, 9780141325545
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: vii, 445 pages ; 18 cm.
Series: Puffin classics
Subject: France History Revolution, 1789-1799 Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Puffin classics.

Author note

Charles Dickens (1812-70) is one of the most recognized celebrities of English literature. His many books includeOliver Twist, Great ExpectationsandA Christmas Carol.