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  • ISBN: 9781620112427 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1620112426 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [S.I.] : Duke Classics, [2012]

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General Note:
"First published in 1841"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
Beautiful, honest Nell Trent lives with her devoted Grandfather in his Old Curiosity Shop, an enchanting shop of odds and ends. Desperate to make a better life for his Nell, Grandfather secretly gambles and gets deeply into debt with the unscrupulous Quilp. When what little money they have is lost in a game of cards, Quilp claims The Old Curiosity Shop as payment for the loans.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on online resource; title from EPUB title page (OverDrive viewed, June 14, 2012).
Subject: Girls > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Gamblers > Fiction.
Grandfathers > Fiction.
Antique dealers > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Grandparent and child > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Didactic fiction.
Electronic books.

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