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London of Charles Dickens

Great Britain. London Transport Executive.

London of Charles Dickens

by Great Britain. London Transport Executive.

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by London Transport in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London.
    • Subjects:
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- London.,
    • Literary landmarks -- England -- London.,
    • London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
    • London (England) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Produced in collaboration with the Dickens Fellowship.

      Statementforeword by Monica Dickens, designed and illustrated by Peter Roberson.
      ContributionsDickens Fellowship (London, England)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4584 .G68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 166 p.
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5397109M
      ISBN 100853290075
      LC Control Number72864888

      Charles Dickens Museum 48 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LX, England. Open today: AM - PM. All photos () Certificate of Excellence. What is Certificate of Excellence? Tripadvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers. Traveler Overview/5(K).   Charles Dickens was born in Hampshire on February 7, His father was a clerk in the navy pay office, who was well paid but often ended up in financial troubles. When Dickens was twelve years old he was send to work in a shoe polish factory because his family had been taken to the debtors' : Random House.

      Join author Richard Jones for a series of entertaining and informative Dickens London walks that explore the life, times and works of Charles Dickens - England's greatest novelist. Richard is the author of the definitive guide book Walking Dickensian London and he has appeared regularly on the History Channel, The Travel Channel, ITV and BBC. CLICK FOR DATES AND TO BOOK. This is a truly magical journey through the streets and to the places with which the name of Charles Dickens is indelibly linked. Indeed, the area that we explore on this walk is brim full with Dickensian locations – places he knew, places he lived in and places he wrote about. Dickens The Mimic And Practical Joker.

      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 When Charles Dickens died in , The Times of London successfully campaigned for his burial in Westminster Abbey, the final resting place of England's kings and heroes. Thousands flocked to mourn the best recognized and loved man of 19th-century England.


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