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By Charles Dickens, Richard Maxwell (editor)

ISBN-10: 0141933798

ISBN-13: 9780141933795

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Stephens’s critique, which was first published by the Saturday Review (1859), is reprinted in The Dickens Critics, ed. George Ford and Lauriat Lane (New York: Cornell University Press, 1961), pp. 38–46. Stephens is interestingly confused by the temporal abridgements and cross references of Dickens’s plot. 23. For an influential twentieth-century study of pre-Revolutionary occultism, see Robert Darnton, Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France (New York: Schocken Books, 1970). 24. This account is confirmed by a broad range of recent work on the Revolution.

20. For a transcription of the MS tale of seduction, see Andrew Sanders, The Companion to ‘A Tale of Two Cities’ (London: Unwin Hyman, 1988), pp. 156–7. See also n. 10. 21. Bulwer-Lytton’s letter to Dickens does not survive. Dickens’s response, a fascinating enumeration of sources as well as of narrative technique, is discussed in Appendix III. 22. Stephens’s critique, which was first published by the Saturday Review (1859), is reprinted in The Dickens Critics, ed. George Ford and Lauriat Lane (New York: Cornell University Press, 1961), pp.

There are loose parallels to the Indian Mutiny of 1857, to events in the France of Napoleon III or to the Italian revolution then in progress (and covered by All the Year Round at the same time that it was running A Tale). 16. On Carlyle and creative negation, see Myron Magnet, Dickens and the Social Order (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1985), pp. 141–2. 17. See Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink and Rolf Reichardt, The Bastille: A History of a Symbol of Despotism and Freedom, trans. Norbert Schürer (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1997), especially the chart of plot motifs on p.

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