Nell Trent

She was dead. No sleep so beautiful and calm, so free from trace of pain, so fair to look upon.

Background. "She was dead. No sleep so beautiful and calm, so free from trace of pain, so fair to look upon" is a quotation from The Old Curiosity Shop (Chapter 71). The Old Curiosity Shop was the fourth novel by Charles Dickens and follows the life of Nell Trent and her grandfather, both residents of The Old Curiosity Shop in London.   Context. This quotation describes the death of Nell Trent. At the time of publication, many readers were said [...]

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