1950 363 pages no dust jacket quarter leather bound with red boards b&w illustrations light tanning to text pages with light tanning, water marks and foxing to endpapers and text edges. About hard times dickens’s scathing portrait of victorian industrial society coketown, the depressed mill town that is the setting for one of charles dickens’s most powerful and unforgettable novels, is all brick, machinery, and smoke-darkened chimneys its emblematic citizen, the schoolmaster thomas gradgrind, lives to impose his version. Hard times – for these times (commonly known as hard times) is the tenth novel by charles dickens, first published in 1854the book surveys english society and satirises the social and economic conditions of the era. Hard times: biography: charles dickens, free study guides and book notes including comprehensive chapter analysis, complete summary analysis, author biography information, character profiles, theme analysis, metaphor analysis, and top ten quotes on classic literature.
Hard times / edition 4 no other work of charles dickens presents such a scathing indictment against the relentless greed of the victorian industrial society and its misapplied philosophy with savage bitterness, dickens unmasks the terrible industries that imprisoned the bodies of the helpless labor class and the equally diabolical institutions . Hard times [charles dickens] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in dickens's interpretation, the prevalence of utilitarian values in educational institutions, promoted contempt between mill owners and workers. Read hard times by author charles dickens, free, online (table of contents) this book and many more are available.
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The shortest of charles dickens’s novels, hard times is also his most pointed and impassioned satire of social injustice set in coketown, a fictional. Buy a cheap copy of hard times: for these times book by charles dickens this classic 1845 novel offers a powerful indictment of the dehumanizing effects of mid-19th-century industrialization. Hard times was dickens's tenth novel it was first published in installments that began in april of 1854 and ran through august of that year charles dickens info.
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