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Old Curiosity Shop, The

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishOld Curiosity Shop, TheThe Old Curiosity ShopˌOld Curiˈosity ˌShop, The  (1841) a novel by Charles dickens about a girl called little nell and her grandfather, who are forced to leave their shop and give it to a cruel man called Quilp, because the grandfather owes him money. The scene at end of the book in which Little Nell dies is known for being very sad.
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