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A cyclopedia of the best thoughts of Charles Dickens [microform]

A cyclopedia of the best thoughts of Charles Dickens [microform]

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Published by E.J. Hale & Son in New York .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled and alphabetically arranged by F.G. De Fontaine.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 86/7924 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination564 p. ; 25 cm.
Number of Pages564
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2313443M
LC Control Number86193249

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 the Victorian age through a narrative use of the Size: KB. A Boxful of Ghosts: The Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James, Charles Dickens's Ghost Stories, Best Ghost Stories, Irish Ghost Stories Hardcover

  I grew up with Dickens. When I was playing, my mother would always be either working or reading a book. It was often one of the thirty volumes of Dickens’ works translated into Russian. When I was eight, she gave me David Copperfield. Since then. Dickens, Charles John Huffam (), probably the best-known and, to many people, the greatest English novelist of the 19th century. A moralist, satirist, and social reformer, Dickens crafted complex plots and striking characters that capture the panorama of English society. Dickens's Novels criticize the injustices of his time, especially the brutal treatment of the poor .

Charles Dickens was a well known personality and his novels were immensely popular during his lifetime. His first full novel, Oliver Twist. His popularity has waned little since his death and he is still one of the best known and most read of English authors. At least movies and TV adaptations based on Dickens' works help confirm his success.   As the celebrations for Charles Dickens's bicentenary next year begin in earnest, spare a thought this Christmas for his wife, Catherine, who published her own book of dinner menus, writes.


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Cyclopedia of the Best Thoughts of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens, F. De Fontaine; 11 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Quotations, English Quotations, Accessible book, English Authors; People: Charles Dickens ().

A cyclopedia of the best thoughts of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Quotations, English Quotations, Accessible book, English Authors; People: Charles Dickens ().

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The most popular color. The 10 best from one of literature's great masters. David Copperfield - Of course – the book closest to Dickens’s heart (it’s not by. Books on Charles Dickens Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

I LOVE Charles Dickens. Have read most of his work. There is no author quite like him. A lot of people criticize Dickens for being too goody-goody and unrealistic in that way, but I think he tried to illustrate how we all have a true spiritual connection and the awesome power of.

Award-winning Claire Tomalin, author of A Life of My Own, sets the standard for sophisticated and popular biography, having written lives of Jane Austen, Samuel Pepys, and Thomas Hardy, among others.

Here she tackles the best recognized and loved man of nineteenth-century England, Charles Dickens; a literary leviathan whose own difficult path to 5/5(1). 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.

This book shows clearly the power of the Law of Love at work in Dickens's masterful character portraits, and vindicates the conviction of G. Chesterton that even Dickens's 'anti-clericalism' or satire of false piety is, as it was in Chaucer before him, the scandalized ire of a true lover of the Way of the by: 3.

92 books based on votes: Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, David Copperfield by Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, Bleak.

The Complete Charles Dickens Collection (51 books) [Illustrated] - Kindle edition by Dickens, Charles. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Complete Charles Dickens Collection (51 books) [Illustrated]/5(53).

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.

Charles Dickens, David Copperfield This is the most autobiographical of Dickens's novels. Told from David's first-person perspective, it follows the young narrator as he is sent to work at an early age (like Dickens), falls for a young woman who does not return his love (like Dickens) and grapples with his absent parents (like Dickens).

A cyclopedia of the best thoughts of Charles Dickens / (New York: E.J. Hale, ), by Charles Dickens and F. De Fontaine (page images at HathiTrust).

Charles Dickens Quotes by Title We have over quotes by Charles Dickens sorted by title. To view quotes from a specific novel or short story click on the title. The Letters of Charles Dickens: Charles Dickens Full view - Page 90 - she is so much in my thoughts at all times (especially when I am successful, and have prospered in anything) that the recollection of her is an essential part of my being, and is as inseparable from my existence as the beating of my heart is.

Always. 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 It was written at the suggestion of an editor, for serial publication.

Charles Dickens was one of the most famous and successful writers in 19th-century England. Along with 14 novels, many of them rich in topical allusion, he produced a body of work as reporter, essayist, correspondent, and editor that constitutes a lifelong account of the facts of Victorian life as he knew them.

Dickens was a lover of facts in his work as a reporter, but his .Dickens, Charles, Best thoughts of Charles Dickens arranged in alphabetical order, with an index; designed as a ready reference to his entire works, (New York, G.W. Dillingham, ), ed.

by F. G. De Fontaine (page images at HathiTrust).Dickens worked a very serious subject into the comedic Pickwick Papers, that of the injustice of the justice system. Dickens had a firsthand look at the legal system when he worked as a law clerk.

Sadly, he didn't like what he saw. A Tale of Two Cities. A play, The Frozen Deep, was the inspiration for A Tale of Two Cities.

In Not only did.