Charles Dickens's Bleak House : A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook Paperback / softback
Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series
With its sustained social criticism and complex construction, Charles Dickens's Bleak House (1853) is considered by many critics to be Dickens's most remarkable novel.
Janice Allan:introduces the contextual issues that most directly influenced Dickens's writing and reprints relevant source documentsprovides a comprehensive survey of the criticism of Bleak House from publication to the present, then introduces, reprints and annotates extracts from significant critical textsdiscusses key passages of the text, which are reprinted and fully annotated for ease of useincludes cross-references throughout, making illuminating connections between the text, contexts and interpretations of the novelconcludes the volume with suggestions to further reading, enabling additional focused studyBoth accessible and informative, Janice Allan provides an invaluable guide to one of the nineteenth century's most important and frequently studied novels.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 176 pages, 4 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 20/05/2004
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780415247733