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Dombey and Sons (Ultimate Classics)

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Published by New Millennium Audio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Abridged Audio - Literature/Classics,
  • Audio - Literature / Classics,
  • Literary,
  • Classics,
  • Audiobooks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul Scofield (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9416272M
    ISBN 101590070445
    ISBN 109781590070444


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browne, the frontis title page and facing illustration is very foxed, as are some of the illustrations, most of the pages are clean, some have slight tanning and foxed marks, Brand: ImperialCuriosities. Dombey sat in the corner of the darkened room in the great arm-chair by the bedside, and Son lay tucked up warm in a little basket bedstead, carefully disposed on a low settee immediately in front of the fire and close to it, as if his constitution were analogous to that of a muffin, and it was essential to toast him brown while he was very new.

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About the book: Paul Dombey, owner of the shipping company Dombey and Son, dreams of having a male heir to take on the family business. With only one daughter to speak of, his resentment grows and is often manifested through the neglectful if not abusive treatment of his wife, Fanny, and child, Florence.

Dombey's idealistic vision of his "Dombey and Son" shipping firm rests on the shoulders of his delicate son Paul. However, when the firm faces ruin, and Dombey's second marriage ends in disaster, it is his devoted daughter Florence, unloved and neglected, who comes to his new edition contains Dickens's prefaces, his working plans, and all the original illustrations.

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Size 5 1/2" x 7 1/2".Seller Rating: % positive. With Julian Glover, Shirley Cain, Zelah Clarke, Kenton Moore. The dream of Paul Dombey, the wealthy owner of the shipping company, is to have a son to continue his business. Tragically, Dombey's wife dies shortly after giving birth to their son.7/10(3).

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