Little Dorrit

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Little Dorrit Episode 1
AMY DORRIT lives in the Marshalsea Prison for Debt with her father, WILLIAM DORRIT, who has been an inmate there for countless years. Although born and bred in the prison,…
Little Dorrit Episode 2
ARTHUR strikes up a tentative friendship with AMY DORRIT. He remains suspicious that his family might have somehow been involved in her father's downfall, and he resolves to help AMY…
Little Dorrit Episode 3
JOHN CHIVERY, sensing a rival in ARTHUR, decides to make his move and propose to AMY. It's too late, however, and AMY, who's already fallen for ARTHUR, turns JOHN down.…
Little Dorrit Episode 4
PANCKS busies himself with more investigating, proceeding to recruit JOHN CHIVERY to help him with his enquiries, (assuring JOHN that it's all in the interest of his beloved AMY). AMY…
Little Dorrit Episode 5
The Dorrits make their triumphant departure from the Marshalsea. ARTHUR looks on in the knowledge that he may never see them again. Mr Dorrit has instructed that the friendship with…
Little Dorrit Episode 6
FANNY worries about the burgeoning affection between MR DORRIT and MRS GENERAL. The thought of having MRS GENERAL as a step-mother makes her want to pursue marriage to EDMUND SPARKLER.…
Little Dorrit Episode 7
MR DORRIT returns to England with the newlyweds, FANNY and SPARKLER. He is overawed by the splendour of the Merdle house and deeply flattered when MR MERDLE offers to help…
Little Dorrit Episode 8
MR MERDLE's death sends shockwaves through London, as it transpires that all along he had been fiddling his books and in reality, he had nothing. The thousands of people who…

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Little Dorrit Episode 1
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AMY DORRIT lives in the Marshalsea Prison for Debt with her father, WILLIAM DORRIT, who has been an inmate there for countless years. Although born and bred in the prison, she is far from being downtrodden and has grown up to be an enterprising young woman. At the start of…
Little Dorrit Episode 5
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The Dorrits make their triumphant departure from the Marshalsea. ARTHUR looks on in the knowledge that he may never see them again. Mr Dorrit has instructed that the friendship with him be brought to an end. He wants to leave the past, and everyone in it, behind him. MR DORRIT…
Little Dorrit Episode 8
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MR MERDLE's death sends shockwaves through London, as it transpires that all along he had been fiddling his books and in reality, he had nothing. The thousands of people who invested in him now face financial ruin. One of those unfortunate people is ARTHUR, who finds himself in the Marshalsea…
Little Dorrit Episode 4
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PANCKS busies himself with more investigating, proceeding to recruit JOHN CHIVERY to help him with his enquiries, (assuring JOHN that it's all in the interest of his beloved AMY). AMY notices PANCKS flitting about the place and wonders what he's up to. Determined to try his luck, ARTHUR returns to…
Little Dorrit Episode 3
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JOHN CHIVERY, sensing a rival in ARTHUR, decides to make his move and propose to AMY. It's too late, however, and AMY, who's already fallen for ARTHUR, turns JOHN down. JOHN is heartbroken. And MR DORRIT is extremely put out that AMY has upset the Chiverys, from whom he gets…
Little Dorrit Episode 2
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ARTHUR strikes up a tentative friendship with AMY DORRIT. He remains suspicious that his family might have somehow been involved in her father's downfall, and he resolves to help AMY and her family in any way he can. He also continues to settle back into life in England, becoming reacquainted…
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