By Charles Dickens
Within the fog of London, attorneys increase themselves with never-ending litigation over a dwindling inheritance. A sterling instance of Dickens's genius for personality, dramatic building, and social satire, this novel was once hailed by way of Edmund Wilson as a "masterpiece".
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