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A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

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“‘It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.’ Very famous words, and often heard out of their original context, but now you can judge their true meaning for yourself.” Ann

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“‘It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.’ Very famous words, and often heard out of their original context, but now you can judge their true meaning for yourself.” Ann

‘Liberty, equality, fraternity, or death; – the last, much the easiest to bestow, O Guillotine!’ Described by Dickens as ‘the best story I have written’, A Tale of Two Cities interweaves thrilling historical drama with heartbreaking personal tragedy. It vividly depicts a revolutionary Paris running red with blood, and a London where the poor starve. In the midst of the chaos two men – an exiled French aristocrat and a dissolute English lawyer – are both redeemed and condemned by their love for the same woman, as the shadow of La Guillotine draws closer…

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