The captivating story of an innocent boy alone in an uncaring society, David Copperfield is unquestionably the most autobiographical of all Charles Dicken's novels. An unforgettable portrayal of childhood, David Copperfield's message of hope and determination amidst life's harsh realities makes this story one of Dicken's greatest masterpieces. Unlike other editions of the timeless story, this edition gives the reader additional resources to make the book more understandable and relevant in today's world. The book features the complete text and, in convenient footnotes, it contains present-day definitions for archaic words. It also includes beautiful illustrations and an in-depth introduction that sheds light on the author and the time in which he lived.