The Resource Dombey and son : , (electronic resource)

Dombey and son : , (electronic resource)

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Dombey and son :
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Dombey and son
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Charles Dickens ; edited, with an introduction and notes by Andrew Sanders
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Domby and Son
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eng
Summary
"Dombey and Son" by Charles Dickens is a story about Paul Dombey, a wealthy owner of the Dombey and Son shipping company. Paul Dombey wants his son to continue the business and a sensitive family drama ensues. This novel gives insight into the English society in the enterprising era in the 1840s
Summary
In this carefully crafted novel, Dickens reveals the complexity of London society in the enterprising 1840s as he takes the listener into the business firm and home of one of its most representative patriarchs, Paul Dombey. A sensitive family drama unfolds between this stern father, his two children and aloof wife in which time and fateful events bring a slow, inexorable pressure to bear upon the hearts of all. In Paul Dombey we witness the force of social and personal arrogance wrestling with his own stubborn, but not unredeemable, heart
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024190
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1812-1870
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Dickens, Charles
Index
no index present
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1210
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1946-
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Family businesses
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Family relationships
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Grief in men
  • Fathers and sons
  • Family problems
  • Businesspeople
  • London, England
  • England
Target audience
adult
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Dombey and son : , (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11352642
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781632093790
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11352642
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Dombey and son : , (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11352642
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781632093790
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11352642
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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