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The Dickens dictionary a key to the characters and principal incidents in the tales of Charles Dickens by Gilbert A. Pierce

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Dictionaries.,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature -- Dictionaries.

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Statementby Gilbert A. Pierce; with additions by William A. Wheeler...
ContributionsWheeler, William Adolphus, 1833-1874, ed.
LC ClassificationsPR4580 .P7 1900
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 573 p. front. (port,) plates.
Number of Pages573
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6774736M
LC Control Number00003259

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