Bleak house

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Published in 1853, Bleak House is one of Dickens' most mature and ambitious novels. From London's slums to the Court of Chancery, where the endless case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce devours the future of several generations, the author's canvas of Victorian society vividly conveys an indictment of legal corruption, a riveting tale of detection, and a compelling emotional drama.
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auth_author2 Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882,, Whitfield, Robert.
author Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
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display_description Bleak House defies a single description. It is a mystery story, in which Esther Summerson discovers the truth about her birth and her unknown mother's tragic life. It is a murder story, which comes to a climax in a thrilling chase, led by one of the earliest detectives in English fiction, Inspector Bucket.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, England -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction, England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction, Guardian and ward -- Fiction, Illegitimate children -- Fiction, London (England) -- Fiction, Young women -- Fiction
title_display Bleak house
title_full Bleak House, Bleak House [sound recording] / Charles Dickens, Bleak house / Charles Dickens ; with the original illustrations by Phiz ; introduced by Barbara Hardy
title_short Bleak house
topic_facet Classic Literature, Fiction, Literature