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The Portable Dickens (Viking Portable Library)

Charles Dickens

The Portable Dickens (Viking Portable Library)

by Charles Dickens

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Viking Penguin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Literary collections,
  • 19th century,
  • England

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAngus Wilson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages772
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7703203M
    ISBN 100517610620
    ISBN 109780517610626

    Charles Dickens. Charles John Huffam Dickens (; 7 February – 9 June ) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. The Portable Dickens (Viking portable library) Penguin Books, May Mass Market PaperBack. More. Add to Cart. Used Book Price: $ Item Details. Ask a Question. Charles Dickens. A Tale of Two Cities (Penguin Popular Classics) Penguin Books, Limited .

    Dickens began to make money from his writing when he published his first novel, The Pickwick Papers, which was serialized beginning in and published in book form the following year. The Pickwick Papers, published when Dickens was only twenty-five, was hugely popular, and Dickens became a literary celebrity after its publication. Themes of Charles Dickens' novel: The difficult childhood of Dickens is a model from which he draws inspiration for his literary works In his novel he wants reflect social changes and the consequences of Industrail Revolution. Dickens reports the industrial society of File Size: KB.

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Charles John Huffam Dickens was a writer and social critic who created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius.5/5(3).

Publisher: Viking; The Viking Portable Library edition (May 7, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Package Dimensions: The Portable Dickens book x inches Shipping Weight: pounds; Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review; Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2, in Books (See Top in Books)Author: Charles Dickens, Angus Wilson.

The Portable Dickens Unknown Binding – January 1, by Charles; Angus Wilson (ed.) Dickens (Author)Author: Charles; Angus Wilson (ed.) Dickens. THE PORTABLE DICKENS by Dickens, Charles (edited and with An Introduction by Angus Wilson) Seller The Novel Shoppe Published Condition Very Good with no Dust Jacket Edition First Thus ISBN Item Price $.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The portable Dickens by Charles Dickens,Penguin (Non-Classics) edition, Paperback in English - Open Market Ed editionPages: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: liii, pages ; 18 cm: Contents: Great expectations --Selections from The Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, Oliver Twist and A tale of two cities --Excerpts from speeches and sibility: edited and with an introduction by Angus Wilson.

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The portable Dickens. [Charles Dickens; Angus Wilson] -- Selections from The Pickwick Papers, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, Oliver Twist and A Tale of Two Cities.

Excerpts from speeches and letters. Charles Dickens began his career as a writer with Sketches by Boz in It was a series dealing with London life in the manner and style of Leigh Hunt. However, the earliest of Charles Dicken’s work that caught appreciation was Pickwick Papers which was published in Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The portable Dickens by Charles Dickens; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Social life and customs, Literary collections; Places: England; Times: 19th century. The portable Dickens by Dickens, Charles, ; Wilson, Angus, Publication date Internet Archive Language English.

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What was Charles Dickens’s best novel. It depends whom you ask of course. G.K. Chesterton thought Bleak House represented the mature peak of Dickens’s skill as a novelist, although he went on to remark, “We can say more or less when a human being has come to his full mental growth, even if we go so far as to wish that he had never come to it.”.” This past February, on the occasion of.

Generally regarded as one of the giants of English literature, Charles Dickens enjoyed extensive popularity during his lifetime and his books continue to be widely read. Born in in England, Dickens did factory work as a child and had little formal education.

The complete works of Charles Dickens in one collection: American Notes for General Circulation Bardell v. Pickwick Barnaby Rudge The Battle of Life Bleak House A Child's History of England The Chimes A Christmas Carol The Cricket on the Hearth David Copperfield Doctor Marigold Dombey and Son George Silverman's Explanation Going into Society Great Expectations Hard Times /5().

The Best Charles Dickens Books recommended by Jenny Hartley. Charles Dickens: An Introduction by Jenny Hartley Read. He was the most popular novelist of the Victorian era, a convivial family man who always championed the underdog. But he also harboured dark secrets that only came out after his death.

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Charles Dickens (full name: Charles John Huffam Dickens) is unquestionably one of the world’s most loved story tellers of all time and is often credited as being the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. The bibliography of Charles Dickens (–70) includes more than a dozen major novels, many short stories (including Christmas-themed stories and ghost stories), several plays, several non-fiction books, and individual essays and s's novels were serialized initially in weekly or monthly magazines, then reprinted in standard book formats.

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Author Ian Fleming released Casino Royale, the first novel in what would be the James Bond book series in April The title's initial run was a Author: Rudie Obias.Great Expectations is the thirteenth novel by Charles Dickens and his penultimate completed novel, which depicts the education of an orphan nicknamed Pip (the book is a bildungsroman, a coming-of-age story).It is Dickens's second novel, after David Copperfield, to be fully narrated in the first person.

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