DICKENS

CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870) 


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  • "A Christmas Carol" (1843) by Charles Dickens

    by Charles Dickens

    A Christmas Carol was a huge hit in both England and the United States when it was published shortly before Christmas in 1843.
    This 29,000-word novella was instrumental in reinvigorating popular enthusiasm for the Christmas season among the general public on both sides of the Atlantic, and it (...)

  • The 15 novels of Charles Dickens: synopses and comments

    by Ray

    1. The Pickwick Papers (1837)
    2. Oliver Twist (1838)
    3. Nicolas Nickleby (1839)
    4. The Old Curiosity Shop (1841)
    5. Barnaby Rudge (1841)
    6. Martin Chuzzlewit (1844)
    7. Dombey and Son (1846)
    8. David Copperfield (1850)
    9. Bleak House (1853)
    10. Hard Times (1854)
    11. Little Dorrit (...)

  • "Little Dorrit" (1857) by Charles Dickens

    by Ray

    e-books of this remarkable novel, with the full set of original illustrations, are available for downloading below. ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----
    In this very big and wide-ranging opus (860 pages in the Penguin Classics edition) Dickens follows his eponymous heroine from the Marshalsea Prison (...)