Oliver Twist

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Charles Dickens’s cutting social novel of corruption, cruelty, and a brave orphan boy Brought into the world by a drunken nurse and an inept surgeon, innocent young Oliver Twist couldn’t have known the mysterious circumstances surrounding his birth—that his mother had been discovered wandering the streets, near bursting with child, and had died ignominiously on the cold bed of a workhouse, having just pushed the little boy from her womb and into the uncertain future shared by thousands of other orphans throughout England.   This classic novel by Charles Dickens was among the first to expose the pitiless conditions of England’s orphanages, and an early example of the social novel—fiction meant to effect change by shining a dramatized light on a public ill. Readers were almost as shocked by the novel’s blade-edged sarcasm as they were scandalized by its stark depictions of ruinous orphanages and corrupt clergy.   Adapted into countless films, plays, stories, and television shows, Charles Dickens’s Oliver Twist remains one of the most beloved works of literature ever penned.   This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.
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Bildungsromans
Boys
Boys -- England -- Fiction
Boys -- Fiction
Brigands and robbers
Brigands and robbers -- Fiction
Child labor
Child labor -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Children's audiobooks
Classic Literature
Criminals
Criminals -- England -- Fiction
Criminals -- England -- London -- Fiction
Criminals -- Fiction
Criminals -- Juvenile fiction
Dickens, Charles
Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870. -- Oliver Twist -- Audio adaptations
Electronic books
England
England -- London
England -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction
England -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction
Fiction
General Fiction
General Fiction; Literary
Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
High interest-low vocabulary books
History
Identity (Psychology)
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction
Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction
Kidnapping victims
Kidnapping victims -- England -- Fiction
Kidnapping victims -- Fiction
Kidnapping victims -- Juvenile fiction
Large type books
London (England) -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction
London (England) -- Fiction
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction -- Sound recordings
Oliver Twist (Dickens, Charles)
Orphans
Orphans -- England -- Fiction
Orphans -- England -- London -- Fiction
Orphans -- Fiction
Orphans -- Fiction -- Sound recordings
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction
Pickpockets
Pickpockets -- England -- Fiction
Pickpockets -- Fiction -- Sound recordings
Poverty
Poverty -- Fiction
Robbers and outlaws
Robbers and outlaws -- Fiction
Social conditions
Social life and customs
Street children
Street children -- Fiction
Thieves
Thieves -- Fiction
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ISBN:
9781402571077
9781848703865
9781843795667
9781504005555
9781520081137
9781441718150
9781101066256
9781612475141
9789629544942
9780792770244
9781518941641
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9781101077696
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title Oliver Twist
title_alt Novels.
title_display Oliver Twist
title_full Oliver Twist, Oliver Twist / by Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist [eBook], Oliver Twist [electronic resource], Oliver Twist [electronic resource] / Charles Dickens
title_short Oliver Twist
title_sort Oliver Twist
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