Copperfield remembered

a history of Copperfield and adventures while growing up there by R. Eldon Bray

Publisher: R. Eldon Bray in Salt Lake City

Written in English
Published: Pages: 302 Downloads: 986
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  • Bray, R. Eldon -- 1934- -- Childhood and youth,
  • Extinct cities -- Utah -- Salt Lake County,
  • Copper mines and mining -- Utah -- Salt Lake County -- History,
  • Copperfield (Utah) -- Social life and customs,
  • Copperfield (Utah) -- History,
  • Bingham Copper Mine (Utah) -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 294) and index.

Other titlesHistory of Copperfield and adventures while growing up there, Copperfield remembered : life stories
Statementby R. Eldon Bray.
LC ClassificationsF834.C57 B73 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23606982M
ISBN 101424308585
ISBN 109781424308583
LC Control Number2009284029

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David Copperfield, 2nd Printing, Line Drawing Cover. (HRN 64). Cover price $ Read Chapter 61 of David Copperfield by Charles Dickens. The text begins: For a time - at all events until my book should be completed, which would be the work of several months - I took up my abode in my aunt's house at Dover; and there, sitting in the window from which I had looked out at the moon upon the sea, when that roof first gave me shelter, I quietly pursued my task.   Betsy is stubborn, resourceful, independent (and, if I remember correctly, the only woman in the book who runs her house herself), generous, and crotchety. Basically, I want to be her when I grow up. And also now. “Janet! Donkeys!” 3. Rosa Dartle, David Copperfield.

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Victorian England. The setting of David Copperfield is almost like another character; in fact, we talk in more detail about the ways in which setting and location become tools for character development in our section on "Character Clues." So, we're not going to repeat ourselves too much here.

What we do want to point out is that much of the book takes place in a series of interior spaces: for. The novel traces the life of David Copperfield from the time of his birth to his mature manhood, when he is married and familiar with the vicissitudes of life.

His early years are enjoyable with his mother — who was widowed shortly before his birth — and with her servant, Peggotty. Life is happy for David until his mother decides to marry.

David Copperfield is a work filled with surreal visions, thrilling metaphors and deft one-liners. Most adaptations tend to concentrate on the story and not on poetic imagery, but in this book Author: Armando Iannucci.

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David's mother and the. Esther Lombardi is a veteran journalist who has written about literature, education, and technology. " David Copperfield " is probably the most autobiographical novel by Charles Dickens.

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First published inDavid Copperfield begins with avid the tragedy of David's brother dying when David is just a boy. After this episode he is sent by his step-father to work in London for a wine merchant.5/5(37). quotes from David Copperfield: ‘Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.’ Rate this book.

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Dickens, Charles, David Copperfield. The Charles Dickens Edition. PR: Language and. David Copperfield (Book): Dickens, Charles: David Copperfield, whose stepfather casts him out after the death of David's mother, lives through trials and tribulations, first at a boys' school and then as a young man in London before he goes to live with his great-aunt and eventually finds happiness.

DAVID COPPERFIELD By Charles Dickens AFFECTIONATELY INSCRIBED TO THE HON. AND Mrs. RICHARD WATSON, OF ROCKINGHAM, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE. to endeavour without any effect to prove to her. It is a fact which will be long remembered as remarkable down there, that she was never drowned, but died triumphantly in bed, at ninety-two.

'Well, well. David Copperfield (Lit2Go Edition). Retrieved to endeavour without any effect to prove to her. It is a fact which will be long remembered as remarkable down there, that she was never drowned, but died triumphantly in bed, at ninety–two.

I have understood that it was, to the last, her proudest boast, that she never had been on the. Review: David Copperfield, Charles Dickens Febru Septem Girl with her Head in a Book Described various as the novel which Dickens held as his ‘favourite child’ or his most ‘likable’ work, I have been meaning to get to it since I first saw the television adaptation which shot Daniel Radcliffe to fame.Book review: “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens.

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Actually, that’s wrong. And here the author must beg it to be remembered that Mr. Slope was not in all things a bad man.