David Copperfield Summary
Charles Dickens

Everything you need to understand or teach David Copperfield by Charles Dickens.

  • David Copperfield Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 David Copperfield Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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David Copperfield Summary

David Copperfield is a bildungsroman, the story of the narrator's life from early childhood to maturity. In it Copperfield describes the obstacles he overcame and the unhappy events he lived through before becoming a successful novelist in later years.

The book is an expert blend of fiction and autobiography. While Dickens was not an orphan, he felt abandoned by his parents during the harsh experiences of his early years. David Copperfield's father had...

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