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DICKENS' FUR COAT and Charlotte's Unanswered Lette

By: DANIEL POOL

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM510618

ISBN: 0060183659

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


It was the Best of Times, it was the Worst of Times, but most of all, as Daniel Pool reveals in this delightful new book, it was a time of surprisingly outrageous behavior. Dickens' Fur Coat and Charlotte's Unanswered Letters plunks the reader down in the middle of the London book world to expose the madcap shenanigans, rows, rivalries, and general mayhem perpetrated by the supposedly prudish Victorians. We see Dickens on his first American book tour having bits of his fur coat snipped off by manic fans, romantic rumors swirling around Thackeray and Charlotte Bronte, Anthony Trollope scheming ... View more info

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DICKENS' FUR COAT and Charlotte's Unanswered Lette

By: DANIEL POOL

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM4641

ISBN: 0060183659

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


It was the Best of Times, it was the Worst of Times, but most of all, as Daniel Pool reveals in this delightful new book, it was a time of surprisingly outrageous behavior. Dickens' Fur Coat and Charlotte's Unanswered Letters plunks the reader down in the middle of the London book world to expose the madcap shenanigans, rows, rivalries, and general mayhem perpetrated by the supposedly prudish Victorians. We see Dickens on his first American book tour having bits of his fur coat snipped off by manic fans, romantic rumors swirling around Thackeray and Charlotte Bronte, Anthony Trollope scheming ... View more info

WHAT JANE AUSTEN ATE AND CHARLES DICKENS

By: DANIEL POOL

Price: $8.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM206126

ISBN: 0671793373

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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WHAT JANE AUSTEN ATE AND CHARLES DICKENS

By: DANIEL POOL

Price: $7.50

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM206992

ISBN: 0671882368

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


For every frustrated reader of the great nineteenth-century English novels of Austen, Trollope, Dickens, or the Brontes who has ever wondered whether a duke outranked an earl, when to yell "Tally Ho " at a fox hunt, or how one landed in "debtor's prison," here is a "delightful reader's companion that lights up the literary dark" "(The New York Times)." This fascinating, lively guide clarifies the sometimes bizarre maze of rules, regulations, and customs that governed everyday life in Victorian England. Author Daniel Pool provides countless intriguing details (did you know that the "plums"... View more info