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Dickens companion

Norman Page

Dickens companion

by Norman Page

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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    StatementNorman Page.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesMacmillan literary companions
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 369 p., [12] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21495938M
    ISBN 100333315391
    LC Control Number85010723

    The Companion shows convincingly the extraordinary extent to which Dickens drew on the actual world around him for his first sustained criticism of English society."--BOOK Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. Charles Dickens: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.

    It was called the perfect edition of Dickens' works when it was produced in , an edition of Dickens to end all editions of Dickens. Beautifully printed and bound, the text followed the 'Charles Dickens Edition' of , the last edition that Dickens personally proof read and edited. A Tale of Two Cities is an historical novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French novel tells the story of the French Doctor Manette, his year-long imprisonment in the Bastille in Paris and his release to live in London with his daughter Lucie, whom he had never met. The story is set against the conditions that led up to the French.

    Your Dickens book most likely has a value less than $ Nathan Riley on September 2, at pm said: I have a copy of The Youth’s Companion or an Historical Dictionary by Ezra Sampson, Balance-Press, Hudson, Printed fro the author All pages intact with no tears. Any thoughts? This book examines Dickens's keen understanding of human nature and draws out the themes that make works such as A Christmas Carol as beloved today as when first written. This companion to Dickens will aid students in understanding the social context and literary genius of one of the greatest Victorian : $


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Reissued to celebrate the bicentenary of Charles Dickens's birth, The Oxford Companion to Charles Dickens (formerly The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens) draws together an unparalleled diversity of information on one of Britain's greatest writers: covering his life, his works, his reputation, and his cultural ing more than A-Z articles, it throws new and often Cited by: 6.

This book examines Dickens's keen understanding of human nature and draws out the themes that make works such as A Christmas Carol as beloved today as when first written. This companion to Dickens will aid students in understanding the social context and literary genius of one of the greatest Victorian novelists.4/4(1).

Reissued to celebrate the bicentenary of Charles Dickens's birth, The Oxford Companion to Charles Dickens (formerly The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens) draws together an unparalleled diversity of information on one of Britain's greatest writers: covering his life, his works, his reputation, and his cultural context.

Featuring more than A-Z articles, it throws new and often unexpected. rare books charles dickens works (complete volume antiquarian set) $2, Charles Dickens Limited Edition Illustrated Hard Times Hoiday Romance etc.

A Companion to Charles Dickens concentrates on the historical, ideological, and social forces that defined Dickens’s world. Puts Dickens’s work into its literary, historical, and social contexts Traces the development of Dickens’s career as a journalist and novelist Includes original essays by leading Dickensian scholars on each of Dickens’s fifteen novels Explores a broad range of.

The Cambridge Companion to Charles Dickens contains fourteen specially-commissioned chapters by leading international scholars, who together provide diverse but complementary approaches to the full span of Dickens's work, with particular focus on his major fiction.

A Companion to Charles Dickens concentrates on the historical, ideological, and social forces that defined Dickens s world. * Puts Dickens s work into its literary, historical, and social contexts * Traces the development of Dickens s career as a journalist and novelist * Includes original essays by leading Dickensian scholars on each of Dickens s fifteen novels * Explores a broad range of /5(8).

David Paroissien is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Buckingham. He edits Dickens Quarterly and co-edits, with Susan Shatto, the Dickens Companions series.

He is the author of The Companion to Oliver Twist (), The Companion to Great Expectations (), and has edited The Mystery of. The Dickens Companions provide the most comprehensive annotation of the works of Dickens ever undertaken.

The factual annotation supplies information on the historical, literary and topical allusions which inform Dickens’s works, thus establishing sound foundations for further critical enquiry. The book begins by providing a wealth of information relating to the background of Dickens\' remarkable career, with a chronology of his life and writings and a \"who\'s who\" of the Dickens circle.

These are followed by individual sections on each of Dickens\' writings: not only the major novels, but also his stories, journalism, readings. Charles Dickens is one of the most widely read authors in English literature.

This companion, comprising essays written by leading Dickensian scholars from around the world, places Dickens’s writings in their literary and historical contexts and offers the factual and referential knowledge to enable readers to approach his works with insight and understanding.5/5(1).

For anyone wishing to learn more about Dickens's life and works and the literary, political, and social milieu in which he lived, there is no better place to turn than The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens.

Written by a distinguished team of over 60 scholars, and edited by Paul Schlicke, former president of The Dickens Society, The Companion offers a detailed exploration of the private man.

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The Cambridge Companion to Charles Dickens contains fourteen specially-commissioned chapters by leading international scholars, who together provide diverse but complementary approaches to the full span of Dickens's work, with particular focus on his major fiction.

The essays cover the whole range of Dickens's writing, from Sketches by Boz through The Mystery of 4/5(1). Whether you read Dickens for your own enjoyment or for academic pursuits, you will find this book invaluable. What I like most about this "Companion" is that its fourteen chapters provide new, brilliant, and thought-provoking "lenses" through which to view his novels as I re-read them, as I have done countless times in the last half-century/5(4).

Dickens is by every standard account the most theatrical of Victorian novelists. This Companion would be thought considerably less companionable if it lacked a chapter on Dickens and theatre (though perhaps not this chapter on Dickens and theatre).Cited by: 3.

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