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The life and adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit.

by Charles Dickens

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Published by J.W. Lovell Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[By] Charles Dickens.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 3-837 p.
Number of Pages837
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22885261M
OCLC/WorldCa13340728

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Martin Chuzzlewit () is the last of Dickens' picaresque novels, and to the author's mind, one of his best. After being disinherited by his grandfather--greedy and misanthropic in his old age--young Martin is forced to live by his wits. Along the way, he encounters a villainous architect, seeks his fortune in America and eventually grows to be a man of honor and character. Martin Chuzzlewit was Dickens 6th novel, serially published in - Irrespective of the fact that Dickens considered - "Chuzzlewit is in points immeasurably the best of my stories"- it failed to resonate with, or capture the public's imagination as many of its predecessors had done/5(44).

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ISBN ISBN X. Why is ISBN important. ISBN /5(4). You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit Author: Charles Dickens Release Date: Ap [EBook #] Last Updated: Septem Language: English Character set encoding: UTF   Martin Chuzzlewit was Dickens's sixth novel, serially published inand, compared to its great predecessors was something of a.

Martin Chuzzlewit Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Satire Subject: England -- Fiction Subject: Bildungsromans Subject: Young men -- Fiction Subject: Grandfathers -- Fiction Subject: Adventure stories Subject: British -- United States -- Fiction Subject: Black humor Subject: Avarice.

Martin Chuzzlewit is a funny, memorable, and insightful book. The engravings in the Oxford Illustrated edition are a charming addition to this story of hypocrisy, family intrigue, selfishness, loyalty, and friendship.

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There is the history and character of Mr. Pecksniff; there is the figure, the habits, and the friend of Mrs. Gamp; and there is the description of all that Martin. Old Martin Chuzzlewit has heaps of money that has never brought him anything but misery.

Estranged from his grandson and namesake, when word gets out that he is ill, he finds himself surrounded by.The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.Wikipedia Book - Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit. standard or slim CD case insert. Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit. Charles DICKENS ( - ) Old Martin Chuzzlewit has heaps of money that has never brought him anything but misery.

Estranged from his grandson and namesake, when word gets out that he is ill, he finds.