Charles Dickens' David Copperfield remains one of his most popular works. The most autobiographical of all his novels, he follows young orphan Copperfield as he grows up with his mother and brutal stepfather, attends boarding school, meets oily Uriah Heep, and discovers the rewards of friendship and romance. Filled with some of Dicken's most memorable characters, David Copperfield is still an enjoyable classic today. 718 pages, softcover.
Based on the author's own tumultuous journey from boy to man, this epic traces young David's progress from his mother's sheltering arms to the miseries of boarding-school and sweatshop and the rewards of friendship, romance, and self-discovery in his vocation as a writer. A cherished favorite with generations of readers.