John Carker

Two unbroken rows of glistening teeth, whose regularity and whiteness were quite distressing.

Background. "Two unbroken rows of glistening teeth, whose regularity and whiteness were quite distressing." is a quotation from Dombey and Son (Chapter 13). Dombey and Son was Charles Dickens's seventh novel, published between 1846 and 1848.   Context. Description of John Carker, the ever-smiling but villanous manager of the firm Dombey and Son. Taken from the following passage in Chapter 13 of Dombey and Son. Mr Carker was a gentleman thirty-eight or forty years old, of a florid complexion, and with two [...]

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