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Two rollickling tales of scoundrels and ne'er-do-wells from the Sketches by Boz that launched Dickens's career.

'Desperate-minded villain!'
Two of Dickens' hilarious early stories from Sketches by Boz: 'The Great Winglebury Duel' and 'Bloomsbury Christening'

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    9780141397153

    February 25, 2015

    Penguin Classics

    64 pages

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  • The Great Winglebury Duel
    Charles Dickens

    EBook

    9780141397160

    February 26, 2015

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