Charles Dickens, 1812-1870

a centenary volume by Tomlin, E. W. F.

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London

Written in English
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  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Statemented. by E.W.F. Tomlin.
ContributionsTomlin, E. W. F. 1913-
LC ClassificationsPR4581 .C48 1969b
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5383260M
ISBN 100297178237
LC Control Number72465496

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Charles John Huffam Dickens FRSA (/ ˈ d ɪ k ɪ n z /; 7 February – 9 June ) was an English writer and social created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.

His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the 20th century, critics and scholars had Resting place: Poets' Corner, Westminster Abbey.

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