A TALE OF TWO CITIES (Everyman's Library) CHARLES DICKENS 1913
A TALE OF TWO CITIES (EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY Edited By Ernest Rhys).
By CHARLES DICKENS (Author),
J. M. DENT & SONS, LONDON, 1913.
Classic Historical Fiction Novel
Vintage from the 1910s
A Tale of Two Cities is an 1859 historical novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. The novel tells the story of the French Doctor Manette, his 18-year-long imprisonment in the Bastille in Paris, and his release to live in London with his daughter Lucie, whom he had never met. The story is set against the conditions that led up to the French Revolution and the Reign of Terror. The novel has been adapted for film, television, radio, and the stage, and has continued to have an influence on popular culture.
Rich burgundy leather with fancy floral gilt decoration, title to front & spine, top edge gilt, and illustrated endpapers. Small quarter-inch tear at spine head and two tiny rub marks at spine bottom. A couple of pages uncut at fore-edge. Secure binding with clean pages. About 6-7/8 x 4-3/8 inch with 375 pages.