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David Copperfield
 

David Copperfield (Hardback)

By Dickens, Charles
Illustrated by Kiefer, Henry C.

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David Copperfield enjoys a happy childhood with his widowed mother, until she decides to marry the stern and unforgiving Mr Murdstone. Murdstone sends David away and David's circumstances become unbearable until he runs away to his Aunt Betsy's care. David's journey from boy to m... read full description below.

ISBN 9781911238164
Barcode 9781911238164
Published 3 April 2017 by Classic Comic Store Ltd
Format Hardback
Series Classics Illustrated
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ISBN-13 9781911238164
ISBN-10 1911238167
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Classic Comic Store Ltd
Imprint Classic Comic Store Ltd
Publication Date 3 April 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Illustrated by Kiefer, Henry C.
Series Classics Illustrated
Category Graphic / Comic Strip
Graphic Novels
Number of Pages 52
Dimensions Width: 165mm
Height: 241mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 320g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Coming of age, Orphans, Cartoons and comics, England - Social life and customs - 19th century, Great Britain - History - Victoria, 1837-1901
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 741.5
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Young David Copperfield enjoys a happy childhood with his widowed mother, until she decides to marry the stern and unforgiving Mr Murdstone. Murdstone sends David away and David's circumstances become unbearable until he decides to run away to his Aunt Betsy's care. From here, David's journey from boy to man is told, with much adventure, friendship, love and grief.Classics Illustrated tells this wonderful tale in colourful comic strip form, offering an excellent introduction for younger readers. This edition also includes theme discussions and study questions, which can be used both in the classroom and at home to further engage the reader in the story.The Classics Illustrated comic book series began in 1941 with its first issue, Alexandre Dumas s The Three Musketeers, and has since included over 200 classic tales released around the world. This new CCS Books edition is specifically tailored to engage and educate young readers with some of the greatest works ever written, while still thrilling older readers who have loving memories of this series of old.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Charles Dickens (7 February 1812 - 9 June 1870) is considered the greatest novelist of the Victorian era and created many of the worlds most notable fictional characters, including Fagin, Mr Micawber and Miss Havisham. Henry Carl Kiefer (15 April 1890 - 10 May 1957) was born in Ohio and served in WWI. He started contributing to Classics Illustrated Comics in 1947 and went on to contribute to 34 issues.

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