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Charles Dickens, 1812-1870

British Council

Charles Dickens, 1812-1870

a centenary book exhibition.

by British Council

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Published by British Council in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Catalog of a book exhibition arranged by the British Council.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4585 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5730558M
    LC Control Number70515305

    Charles Dickens () was an English author who is considered to be the greatest novelist of the Victorian Era. He is best known for works such as Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and lots more. His work was praised for its humour, satire and observations of society. Charles Dickens, 71 books John Forster, 16 books Stefan Zweig, 12 books Percy Fitzgerald, 12 books Harold Bloom, 12 books Michael Hardwick, 12 books J. B. Priestley, 10 books Frederic George Kitton, 10 books Walter Dexter, 10 books Philip Arthur William Collins, 10 books Barbara Nathan Hardy, 9 books George Gissing, 9 books André Maurois, 8.

    (), British. Charles Dickens was born on February 7, , in Portsea, England. His parents were middle-class, but they suffered financially as a result of living beyond their means. When Dickens was twelve years old, his family’s dire straits forced him to quit school and work in a blacking factory (where shoe polish was. A Child's History of England audiobook by Charles Dickens () A Child's History of England first appeared in serial form, running from Janu to Decem and was first published in three volume book form in , , and

      Charles Dickens was the classic chronicler of nineteenth-century London - and those chronicles of course include the drinking habits of Londoners and beyond. Charles Dickens () Octo by Matthew Gaughan in nineteenth century. Alcoholic beverages are a source of social lubrication for many of the book’s characters. Charles DICKENS ( - ) A Tale of Two Cities () is a novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. With well over million copies sold, it is among the most famous works of fiction.


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Charles Dickens ( - ) Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February – 9 June ) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's most memorable fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period.

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