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The Resource Bleak house, Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy

Bleak house, Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy

Label
Bleak house
Title
Bleak house
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bleak House defies a single description. It is a mystery story, in which Esther Summerson discovers the truth about her birth and her unknown mother's tragic life. It is a murder story, which comes to a climax in a thrilling chase, led by one of the earliest detectives in English fiction, Inspector Bucket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickens, Charles
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PR4556
  • PZ3.D55
LC item number
  • .A1 1991
  • B16 1991
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1815-1882
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Browne, Hablot Knight
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegitimate children
  • Guardian and ward
  • Young women
  • Guardian and ward
  • Illegitimate children
  • Young women
  • London (England)
  • England
Label
Bleak house, Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random044/91052974.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxxiii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Progress
  • Telescopic philanthropy
  • A Morning adventure
  • Quite at home
  • The Ghost's walk
  • Covering a multitude of sins
  • Signs and tokens
  • The Law-writer
  • Our dear brother
  • On the watch
  • Introduction
  • Esther's narrative
  • Deportment
  • Bell yard
  • Tom-all-alone's
  • Lady Dedlock
  • Moving on
  • A New lodger
  • The Smallweed family
  • Mr. Bucket
  • An Appeal case
  • Select bibliography
  • Mrs. Snagsby sees it all
  • Sharpshooters
  • More old soldiers than one
  • The Ironmaster
  • The Young man
  • Nurse and patient
  • The Appointed time
  • Interlopers
  • A Turn of the screw
  • Chesney world
  • Chronology
  • Jarndyce and Jarndyce
  • A Struggle
  • Attorney and client
  • National and domestic
  • In Mr. Tulkinghorn's room
  • In Mr. Tulkinghorn's chambers
  • The Letter and the answer
  • In trust
  • Stop him!
  • Jo's will
  • List of illustrations
  • Closing in
  • Dutiful friendship
  • Enlightened
  • Obstinacy
  • The Track
  • Springing a mine
  • Flight
  • Pursuit
  • A Wintry day and night
  • Perspective
  • List of characters
  • A Discovery
  • Another discovery
  • Steel and iron
  • Beginning the world
  • Down in Lincolnshire
  • The Close of Esther's narrative
  • Appendix
  • Introduction to the original Everyman edition
  • G.K. Chesterton
  • Author's preface
  • In Chancery
  • In fashion
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xlix, 891 pages
Isbn
9780679405689
Lccn
91052974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2810754
  • (OCoLC)07527629
  • (OCoLC)ocm07527629
  • 2808191
  • 2810754
Label
Bleak house, Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random044/91052974.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxxiii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Progress
  • Telescopic philanthropy
  • A Morning adventure
  • Quite at home
  • The Ghost's walk
  • Covering a multitude of sins
  • Signs and tokens
  • The Law-writer
  • Our dear brother
  • On the watch
  • Introduction
  • Esther's narrative
  • Deportment
  • Bell yard
  • Tom-all-alone's
  • Lady Dedlock
  • Moving on
  • A New lodger
  • The Smallweed family
  • Mr. Bucket
  • An Appeal case
  • Select bibliography
  • Mrs. Snagsby sees it all
  • Sharpshooters
  • More old soldiers than one
  • The Ironmaster
  • The Young man
  • Nurse and patient
  • The Appointed time
  • Interlopers
  • A Turn of the screw
  • Chesney world
  • Chronology
  • Jarndyce and Jarndyce
  • A Struggle
  • Attorney and client
  • National and domestic
  • In Mr. Tulkinghorn's room
  • In Mr. Tulkinghorn's chambers
  • The Letter and the answer
  • In trust
  • Stop him!
  • Jo's will
  • List of illustrations
  • Closing in
  • Dutiful friendship
  • Enlightened
  • Obstinacy
  • The Track
  • Springing a mine
  • Flight
  • Pursuit
  • A Wintry day and night
  • Perspective
  • List of characters
  • A Discovery
  • Another discovery
  • Steel and iron
  • Beginning the world
  • Down in Lincolnshire
  • The Close of Esther's narrative
  • Appendix
  • Introduction to the original Everyman edition
  • G.K. Chesterton
  • Author's preface
  • In Chancery
  • In fashion
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xlix, 891 pages
Isbn
9780679405689
Lccn
91052974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2810754
  • (OCoLC)07527629
  • (OCoLC)ocm07527629
  • 2808191
  • 2810754

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