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Cover of: Bleak House | Charles Dickens
About the Book

As the interminable case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce grinds its way through the Court of Chancery, it draws together a disparate group of people: Ada and Richard Clare, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a ward of court, whose parentage is a source of deepening mystery; the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn; the determined sleuth Inspector Bucket; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core, Bleak House is one of Dickens's most ambitious novels, with a range that extends from the drawing rooms of the aristocracy to the poorest of London slums.

117 editions First published in 1852

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Bleak House
2009, The Floating Press
E-book in English
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Bleak House: In Half the Time (Compact Editions)
October 28, 2008, Phoenix Press
Paperback in English
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Bleak House
2008, Random House Publishing Group
E-book in English
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Bleak House
2008, Orion Publishing Group
eBook in English
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Bleak house
2008, Oxford University Press
in English
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Bleak House
2008, Penguin Group UK
Electronic resource in English
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Bleak House (The Complete Classics)
May 22, 2007, Naxos Audiobooks
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
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Bleak House
2006, Penguin Books
in English
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Bleak House
2006, Random House Publishing Group
eBook in English
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Bleak House
February 16, 2005, Macmillan ELT
Paperback
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Bleak House (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) (Barnes & Noble Classics)
May 26, 2005, Barnes & Noble Classics
Paperback in English
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Bleak House
2005, eBooksLib
eBook in English
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Bleak House: Part I
April 12, 2004, BookSurge Classics
Paperback in English
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Bleak House: Part II
April 12, 2004, BookSurge Classics
Paperback in English
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Bleak House
2004, Fictionwise, Inc.
E-book in English
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Bleak House
2003, Penguin Books
in English
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Bleak House
2003, Signet Classic
in English - 150th anniversary ed.
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Bleak House (Penguin Audio Classics)
March 27, 2003, Penguin Audiobooks
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Bleak House (Bantam Classics)
February 2002, Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
Turtleback in English
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Bleak House
2002, Modern Library
in English - 2002 Modern Library paperback ed.
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Bleak House (Ultimate Classics)
July 2001, New Millennium Audio
Audio Cassette in English - Abridged edition
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Bleak House: Volume 3
February 12, 2001, Adamant Media Corporation
Paperback in English
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Bleak House: Volume 1
February 12, 2001, Adamant Media Corporation
Paperback in English
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Bleak House: Part 2
January 16, 2001, Adamant Media Corporation
Paperback in English
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Bleak House (BBC Radio Collection)
April 2, 2001, BBC Audiobooks
Audio Cassette
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Bleak House: Volume 2
February 12, 2001, Adamant Media Corporation
Paperback in English
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Bleak House (Penguin Popular Classics)
October 1998, Penguin Books
in Spanish
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Bleak House
1998, Oxford University Press
in English
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Bleak House: Part 2 (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection)
January 30, 1997, Audio Book Contractors, Inc.
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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Bleak House (Wordsworth Classics) (Wordsworth Classics)
August 5, 1997, Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Paperback in English - New Ed edition
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Bleak House: Part 1 (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection)
January 30, 1997, Audio Book Contractors, Inc.
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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Bleak House (Penguin Classics)
September 1, 1997, Penguin Audio
in English
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Bleak House: Parts 1 & 2 (Classic Books on Casettes Collection)
January 30, 1997, Audio Book Contractors, Inc.
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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Bleak House
1996, Penguin
in English
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Bleak house
1996, Oxford University Press
in English
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Bleak House (Longman Picture Classics)
September 13, 1995, Longman
Paperback
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Bleak House
1994, J.M. Dent
in English
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Bleak House
1994, Penguin
in English
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Bleak House (Ultimate Classics)
November 1992, Audio Literature
Audio Cassette
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Bleak house
1991, Knopf
in English
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Bleak House (Everyman's Library Classics)
September 26, 1991, Everyman's Library
Hardcover in English - New Ed edition
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Bleak House (Cover to Cover Audio Books)
January 1991, John Curley & Assoc
Audio Cassette
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Bleak House.
January 1, 1988, Insel, Frankfurt
Paperback
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Bleak House
1985, Folio Society
Hardcover with slipcase in English
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Bleak House (Bantam Classics)
November 1, 1985, Bantam Classics
Mass Market Paperback in English
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Bleak House
1985, Modern Library
in English - 1st Modern Library ed.
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Bleak House: Riverside Edition (Riverside Editions)
June 1980, Houghton Mifflin Company
in English
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Bleak House
December 1979, Audio-Forum
Audio Cassette
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Bleak house
1977, Dent
in English
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Bleak House: Charles Dickens.
1977, The British Council
in English
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Bleak House
1976, Pan Books
in English
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Bleak House
1971, Penguin
in English
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1971, Crowell
in English
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1970, Holt, Rinehart and Winston
in English
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Bleak House
1970, Edito-Service
in English - Centennial ed.
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Bleak house
1970, Oxford University Press
in English
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Bleak House
1966, Dent
in English
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1965, Dell
in English
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Bleak House
March 1, 1964, Signet Classics
in English
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Bleak House
March 1, 1964, Signet Classics
in English
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Bleak House
March 1, 1964, Signet Classics
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Bleak House
March 31, 1964, Signet Classics
Paperback
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Bleak House
March 1, 1964, Signet Classics
Paperback
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Bleak House
March 1, 1964, Signet Classics
Paperback
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1962, Oxford University Press
in English
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1959, Oxford University Press
in English
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1956, Riverside Press
in English
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Bleak house
1956, Dent
in English
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Bleak house
1956, Houghton, Mifflin
in English
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Bleak House
1953, The Literary Guild of America, Inc.
Hardcover in English - Centennial ed.
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Bleak House
1951, Dodd, Mead
in English
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Bleak house
1948, Oxford University Press
in English
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1948, Oxford University Press
in English
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Bleak House
1942, The Heritage Press
Hardcover in Slipcase in English
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1938, Nonesuch Press
in English
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1938, Nonesuch Press
in English
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Bleak House
1936, Books, Inc.
Hardcover in English - Cleartype Edition
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Bleak House
about 1916, Collins' Clear Type Press
Hardcover in English
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Bleak House
1910, Educational Book Co.
in English
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Bleak house
1907, Dent
in English
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Bleak house
1906, Chapman and Hall
in English
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Bleak House
1905, Macmillian and co.
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Bleak house
1905, C. Scribner's Sons
in English
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1903, Chapman & Hall
in English
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1903, Chapman & Hall
in English
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1900, Chapman and Hall
in English
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Bleak House
1900, Books, Inc.
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Bleak House
1896, Macmillian
in English
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Bleak house
1895, Macmillan and co.
in English
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Bleak house
1894, Houghton Mifflin company
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Bleak house
1883, Harper & Brothers
in English
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Bleak house
1882, Chapman and Hall
in English - Ed. de luxe.
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Bleak House
1875, Chapman& Hall
in English
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Bleak House
1875, Chapman& Hall
in English
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Bleak house
1873, Harper
in English - [Household ed.]
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Bleak house
1865, American New Co.
in English - Excelsior ed.
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Bleak house.
1853, Harper & Brothers
in English
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Bleak house
1853, M.A. Donohue
in English
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Bleak house
1853, Bradbury and Evans
in English
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Bleak house
1853, Chapman & Hall
- [Crown ed.]
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Bleak House
1853, Colonial Press Company
in English - Illustrated library edition.
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Bleak house
1853, Bradbury and Evans
in English
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Bleak house
1853, Bradbury and Evans
Microform in English
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Bleak house
1852, Bernh. Tauchnitz Jun.
in English - Copyright edition.
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Bleak house
1852, Bernh. Tauchnitz Jun.
in English - Copyright edition.
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Bleak house
1852, Bradbury & Evans...
in English
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Bleak House
Publish date unknown, London Glasgow Collins' Clear-Type Press
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Bleak House
Publish date unknown, Tuttle Publishing
in English
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Bleak House
Publish date unknown, Chapman & Hall.
in English
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Publish date unknown, Odhams
in English
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Publish date unknown, Collins
in English
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Publish date unknown, Thomas Nelson
in English
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Bleak House.
Publish date unknown, Nelson
in English

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