Martin Chuzzlewit the life and adventures of
—Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Ebook
2012

The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit is, according to Dickens, a novel about selfishness. And every member of the Chuzzlewit family is given the chance to display their own brand thereof, among them the infamous villain Jonas Chuzzlewit. After sales of the first few serial installments were poor, Dickens moved the action to America, which he satirized as a vast wilderness peopled by likewise selfish characters.

Item Details
Subjects:
Avarice -- Fiction.
British -- United States -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.
FICTION -- Action & Adventure.
FICTION -- Coming of Age.
Grandfathers -- Fiction.
United States -- Description and travel -- Fiction.
Young men -- Fiction.
Genre:
Adventure fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Black humor (Literature)
Electronic books.
Satire.
ISBN:
9781620110638 (electronic bk.)
1620110636 (electronic bk.)
Publisher, Date:
[S.I.] : Duke Classics, c2012.
Description:
1 online resource.
Notes:
"First published in 1844"--T.p. verso.
Description based on online resource; title from EPUB title page (OverDrive viewed, June 15, 2012).
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