A tale of two cities
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Published:
New York : Barnes & Noble Books, 2003.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Complete and unabridged.
Physical Desc:
520 pages : ill. ; 16 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 500L
Status:
Bellevue Middle - Teen Fiction
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Description
A Tale of Two Cities is one of Charles Dickens's most exciting novels. Set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, it tells the story of a family threatened by the terrible events of the past. Doctor Manette was wrongly imprisoned in the Bastille for eighteen years without trial by the aristocratic authorities. Finally released, he is reunited with his daughter, Lucie, who despite her French ancestry has been brought up in London. Lucie falls in love with Charles Darnay, another expatriate, who has abandoned wealth and a title in France because of his political convictions. When revolution breaks out in Paris, Darnay returns to the city to help an old family servant, but there he is arrested because of the crimes committed by his relations. His wife, Lucie, their young daughter, and her aged father follow him across the Channel, thus putting all their lives in danger.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0760748713
Reading Level:
MG
Level 3.6, 1 Points
Lexile code:
GN: Graphic Novel
Lexile measure:
500

Notes

General Note
"Collector's library."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, C. (2003). A tale of two cities. Complete and unabridged. New York: Barnes & Noble Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. 2003. A Tale of Two Cities. New York: Barnes & Noble Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, A Tale of Two Cities. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Dickens, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities. Complete and unabridged. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 2003. Print.

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