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The Dickens world

Humphry House

The Dickens world

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York,(etc.) .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibilographical foot-notes.

    Statement[by] Humphry House.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4583 .H65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231, [1] p.;
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23756633M


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DICKENS: HIS WORK AND HIS WORLD by Michael Rosen is a nice introduction to Charles Dickens life and works. The book does a great job of placing both into their proper context. The book is divided into five chapters. Chapter one "The Tour" gives a brief overview of Charles Dickens/5(5).

The Reader in the Dickens World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(2). The World of Charles Dickens Paperback – Septem by Angus Wilson (Author)Cited by: In The World of Charles Dickens, eminent scholar Martin Fido traces that complex and fascinating history in all its drama, tragedy, and triumph.

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George Orwell once said of Dickens work: It is not so much a series of books, it is more like a world. In this book, J. Hillis Miller attempts to identify this world, to show how a single view of life pervades every novel that Dickens wrote, and to trace the development of this view throughout the chronological span of Dickens /5.

Dickens's novels are now historical documents of this kind; and many readers who would be bored by the reports of the Poor Law Commissioners or Garratt Suggestions for a Reform of the Proceedings in Chancery can look in Oliver Twist and Bleak House for pictures of their times, and contributions to the cure of the evils they describe.

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4/5(1). Dickens World - How It Came About It was theme park designer Gerry O'Sullivan-Beare's idea and he wanted to create an entertaining attraction based on the life, books and times of Charles Dickens. Dickens lived in Chatham, Kent, when he was years old and his father worked at.

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