Kleine Dorrit is een verhaal van vele misplaatste genegenheden en één onzelfzuchtige liefde die hoe kan het anders in het einde alles overwint. Bijna alle figuren zijn gevangenen, sommigen in letterlijke zin, anderen figuurlijk: gevangen in vooroordeel, in valse illusies, in raadselachtige zielsberoeringen. Daarom is een van de grote motieven van dit rijke boek dan ook zeer passend een gevange
Title
Kleine Dorrit
Author
Charles Dickens
Translator
G.J. Werumeus Buning-Ensink Phiz
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Little Dorrit
Publisher
Utrecht: Het Spectrum, [2008] | Other editions
2 dl. : ill.
Note
Ongewijzigde herdruk van het oorspronkelijke werk
ISBN
9789031505807 (paperback, dl. 1) 9789031505647 (paperback, dl. 2)

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About Charles Dickens

Charles John Huffam Dickens (; 7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime and, by the 20th century, critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories are widely read today.

Born in Portsmouth, Dickens left school at the age of 12 to work in a boot-blacking factory when his father was incarcerated in a debtors' prison. After three years he returned to school, before he began his literary career as a journalist. Dickens edited a weekly journal for 20 years, wrote 15 novels, five novellas, hundreds of short stories and non-fiction articles, lectured and performed readings extensively, was an indefatigable letter writer, and campaigned vigorously for children's righ…Read more on Wikipedia

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