David Copperfield - Wordsworth Classics Author:Charles Dickens Introduction and Notes by Dr Adrienne Gavin, Canterbury Christ Church University College.Dickens wrote of David Copperfield: 'Of all my books I like this the best'. Millions of readers in almost every language on earth have subsequently come to share the author's own enthusiasm for this greatly loved classic, possibly because of its autobiogr... more »aphical form.Following the life of David through many sufferings and great adversity, the reader will also find many light-hearted moments in the company of a host of English fiction's greatest stars including Mr Micawber, Traddles, Uriah Heep, Creakle, Betsy Trotwood, and the Peggoty family.« less
Claudia T. reviewed David Copperfield (Wordsworth Classics) on
We read this for a homeschool worldviews in literature class -- what a fantastic book. Dickens is a marvel for his characters. The plot is remarkable, and there are lots of themes to explore. It is on the inexorably long side -- that is the only downside of the book.