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A Tale of Two Cities
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Penguin Books Ltd 2007
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'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...'

Vividly interweaving epic historical drama with personal tragedy, Dickens's gripping novel depicts the lives of two very different men, Charles Darnay, an exiled French aristocrat, and Sydney Carton, a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer, as they become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette, the daughter of a political prisoner. From the tranquil roads of London, they are drawn against their will to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror, and they soon fall under the lethal shadow of La Guillotine.

Edited with an Introduction and notes by Richard Maxwell

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Street Date:
10/25/2007
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780141933795
ASIN:
B002RI9IOM
Reading Level:
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Level 3.6, 1 Points
Lexile code:
GN: Graphic Novel
Lexile measure:
500
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APA Citation (style guide)

Charles Dickens. (2007). A Tale of Two Cities. Penguin Books Ltd.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Charles Dickens. 2007. A Tale of Two Cities. Penguin Books Ltd.

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Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities. Penguin Books Ltd, 2007.

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Charles Dickens. A Tale of Two Cities. Penguin Books Ltd, 2007. Web.

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