A tale of two cities

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9780141439600
9780743487603
9781402554537
9781593081386
9781566193092
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"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Charles Dickens', A Tale of Two Cities, begins with these famous words. On the eve of the French Revolution of 1789, the story follows Charles Darney, a French aristocrat-turned-revolutionary, and Sydney Carton, a purposeless British lawyer in love with Darney's wife, Lucie. Sydney's love for Lucie inspires him to join the Revolution alongside his friend Darney, at a time when both France and England are experiencing tensions between the upper and lower classes.

First released in 1859 via magazine installments A Tale of Two Cities, is ultimately the tale of Carton and Darney, London and Paris... A Tale of Two Men.

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title A tale of two cities
title_display A tale of two cities
title_full A Tale of Two Cities, A tale of two cities / Charles Dickens ; edited with an introduction and notes by Richard Maxwell, A tale of two cities [sound recording] / Charles Dickens
title_short A tale of two cities
title_sort tale of two cities
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topic Audiobooks, Book club kit, Classic Literature, Executions and executioners Fiction, Fathers and daughters Fiction, Fiction, France History Revolution, 1789-1799 Fiction, French England London Fiction, London (England) History 18th century Fiction, Lookalikes Fiction, Paris (France) History 1789-1799 Fiction
topic_facet Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Executions and executioners, Fathers and daughters, Fiction, French, History, Lookalikes