Oliver Twist

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Oliver Twist
Olivertwist front.jpg
Frontispiece an teetle page, first edeetion 1838
Illustration an design bi George Cruikshank
AuthorCharles Dickens
Oreeginal teetleOliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress
IllustratorGeorge Cruikshank
PublishedSerialised 1837–39; beuk form 1838
PublisherSerial: Bentley's Miscellany
Beuk: Richard Bentley
Precedit biThe Pickwick Papers (1836–37)
Follaed biNicholas Nickleby (1838–39)

Oliver Twist, or The Parish Boy's Progress, is the seicont novelle bi Charles Dickens, an wis first published as a serial 1837–39. The story is o the orphan Oliver Twist, wha stairts his life in a wirkhoose an is then sauld intae apprenticeship wi an unnertaker. He escapes frae thare an travels tae Lunnon, whaur he meets the Airtfu Dodger, a member o a gang o juvenile pickpockets led bi the elderly creeminal Fagin.