Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture: A Companion to Charles Dickens

Editor/Author Paroissien, David
Publication Year: 2008
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $250.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $375.00
ISBN: 978-1-4051-3097-4
Category: Language & Literature - British literature
Image Count: 15
Book Status: Available

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 topics, including criticisms of his novels, the use of history and law in his fiction, language, and the effect of political and social reform - Examines Dickens's legacy and surveys the mass of secondary materials that has been generated in response and reverence to his writing

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