David Copperfield (Penguin Reader Series, Level 3) available in Paperback
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- Pearson Education ESL
About the Author
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is probably the greatest novelist England has ever produced, the author of such well-known classics as A Christmas Carol, Great Expectations, David Copperfield and Oliver Twist. His innate comic genius and shrewd depictions of Victorian life — along with his indelible characters — have made his books beloved by readers the world over.
Date of Birth:February 7, 1812
Date of Death:June 18, 1870
Place of Birth:Portsmouth, England
Place of Death:Gad's Hill, Kent, England
Education:Home-schooling; attended Dame School at Chatham briefly and Wellington
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This novel is David's life from the day he was born to his second marriage.In his childhood,he wasn't interested in studying,and his father strongly scolded him.His father sent him to school,and David was considered poor graded student by the teacher and he was made of fun many students.Nevertheless,he lived and he met many people.It is good story,but human relationships is complex and the vocaburary level is little high.You may need to read the novel many times.