About this title: Written by a distinguished team of over 60 scholars and edited by the former president of the Dickens Society, this book offers a detailed exploration of Dickens, the private man and the public figure. More than 500 alphabetical entries put Dickens in the social context of his time. Featured are a chronology of his life and extensive Bibliography. 73 sketches & photos. 4 maps.
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