Publish date: April 1st 2007
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Pages no: 604
Edition language: English
[These notes were made in 1985:]. This is certainly the most novelistic of Ainsworth's novels that I have read, and I think it bears strong impressions of David Copperfield on it. It starts in the hero's boyhood and is a first-person account; and it has the conventional 'get the girl at the end' st...