The old curiosity shop

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Charles Dickens’s sentimental classic about little Nell and her grandfather—a tale that has moved readers for generations Little Nell Trent, as beautiful as she is virtuous, lives with her grandfather in his curiosity shop. The only ambition of Nell’s loving caretaker is to provide the young girl with a better life. But after attempting to gamble his way out of poverty, the old man finds himself indebted to the wicked and deformed moneylender Daniel Quilp. Thrust into a life of begging on the street, Nell and her grandfather are pursued by villains at every turn—but they never lose the compassion and generosity in their hearts.   With a diverse cast of characters that ranges from scoundrels and vagrants to the truly pure of heart, The Old Curiosity Shop shows Dickens at his best. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.
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subject_facet Antique dealers -- England -- Fiction, Antique dealers -- Fiction, Didactic fiction, Domestic fiction, Electronic books, England -- Fiction, England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction, Gamblers -- England -- Fiction, Gamblers -- Fiction, Gambling -- Fiction, General Fiction, Girls -- England -- Fiction, Girls -- Fiction, Grandfathers -- Fiction, Grandparent and child -- Fiction, London (England) -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction
title_display The old curiosity shop
title_full Old Curiosity Shop [electronic resource] Dickens, Charles., Old curiosity shop [electronic resource] / Charles Dickens, The Old Curiosity Shop [eBook] Dickens, Charles, The old curiosity shop / edited with an introduction and notes by Norman Page ; with original illustrations by George Cattermole ... [et al.], The old curiosity shop [electronic resource] / Charles Dickens, The old curiosity shop [electronic resource] Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
title_short The old curiosity shop
topic_facet Antique dealers, Electronic books, Gamblers, Gambling, Girls, Grandfathers, Grandparent and child, Loss (Psychology), Social life and customs