Lucie Manette had been separated from her father for eighteen years while he languished in Pariss most feared prison, the Bastille. Finally reunited, the Manettess fortunes become inextricably intertwined with those of two men, the heroic aristocrat Darnay, and the dissolute lawyer, Carton. Their story, which encompasses violence, revenge, love and redemption, is grippingly played out against the backdrop of the terrifying brutality of the French Revolution.A Tale of Two Cities begins on a muddy English road in an atmosphere charged with mystery and drama, and it ends in the Paris of the Fre... View More...
London & Toronto, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1927
Seller ID: 015116
Condition: Very Good -
Contains minimal markings in light pencil. Occasional mild foxing/creased corners. Moisture stain along tail edge of some pages. Pages are crisp and tightly bound. Original dust jacket shows minor rubbing/edgewear and is now protected by clear mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View More...