The Nonesuch Dickens: The Pickwick Papers  -     By: Charles Dickens
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The Nonesuch Dickens: The Pickwick Papers

Overlook Press / 2010 / Hardcover

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Written as a serial publication, The Pickwick Papers follows Samuel Pickwick, Esquire, the president of the Pickwick Club. He and three of his club members travel to the countryside and send back their findings as unique travelogues. Showing off Dickens' knack for creating memorable characters, the Pickwickians are character sketches at their finest.

The Nonesuch edition contains full-color illustrations selected by Dickens himself, by artists including Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), George Cruikshank, John Leech, Robert Seymour, and George Cattermole. The Nonesuch Dickens books are printed on natural cream-shade high quality stock, quarter bound in bonded leather with cloth sides, include a ribbon marker, and feature special printed endpapers. Each volume is wrapped in a protective, clear acetate jacket. 740 pages, hardcover.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 740
Vendor: Overlook Press
Publication Date: 2010
Dimensions: 10.25 X 6.75 (inches)
ISBN: 1590203968
ISBN-13: 9781590203965
Availability: Expected to ship on or about 05/31/16.
Series: Nonesuch Dickens

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The third set of titles in the essential collector's Dickens are finally available. The texts are taken from the 1867 Chapman and Hall edition, which became known as the Charles Dickens edition, the last edition edited by the author himself. The Nonesuch edition contains illustrations selected by Dickens, by artists including Hablot Knight Browne, George Cruikshank, John Leech, Robert Seymour and George Cattermole.

The new Nonesuch Dickens reproduces the original elegance of these beautiful editions. The books are printed on natural cream-shade high quality stock, are quarter bound in bonded leather with cloth sides, include a ribbon marker and features special printed endpapers. Each volume is wrapped in a protective, clear acetate jacket.

The Pickwick Papers follows the comedic adventures of the unforgettable members of the Pickwick Club and the remarkable characters they meet in their travels around England.

Author Bio

Charles Dickens was born on February 7, 1812, in Landport, Portsea, England. He died in Kent on June 9, 1870. The second of eight children of a family continually plagued by debt, the young Dickens came to know not only hunger and privation,but also the horror of the infamous debtors’ prison and the evils of child labor. A turn of fortune in the shape of a legacy brought release from the nightmare of prison and “slave” factories and afforded Dickens the opportunity of two years’ formal schooling at Wellington House Academy. He worked as an attorney’s clerk and newspaper reporter until his Sketches by Boz (1836) and The Pickwick Papers (1837) brought him the amazing and instant success that was to be his for the remainder of his life. In later years, the pressure of serial writing, editorial duties, lectures, and social commitments led to his separation from Catherine Hogarth after twenty-three years of marriage. It also hastened his death at the age of fifty-eight, when he was characteristically engaged in a multitude of work.

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