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  • Published: 5 April 2011
  • ISBN: 9780451531902
  • Imprint: Signet
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 960

Bleak House




As the interminable case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce grinds its way through the Court of Chancery, it draws together a disparate group of people.

In the fog of London, lawyers enrich themselves with endless litigation over a dwindling inheritance. A sterling example of Dickens's genius for character, dramatic construction, and social satire, this novel was hailed by Edmund Wilson as a "masterpiece".

  • Published: 5 April 2011
  • ISBN: 9780451531902
  • Imprint: Signet
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 960

Praise for Bleak House

“Perhaps Bleak House is his best novel. . . . When Dickens wrote Bleak House he had grown up.” —G. K. Chesterton

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