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Selected letters of Charles Dickens

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Macmillan , London
Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870., Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Correspond
Statementedited and arranged by David Paroissien.
GenreCorrespondence.
ContributionsParoissien, David.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 377 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18937633M
ISBN 100333363779, 0333363787

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The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens edited by Jenny. Emerging from Dickens’s preoccupation in the early s with issues of poverty, ignorance, and cruelty, this classic story of Ebeneezer Scrooge, visited by four ghosts on Christmas Eve, was first published in to strong reviews and popular success.

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'The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens,' edited by Jenny Hartley. We intend this Collection of Letters to be a Supplement to the "Life of Charles Dickens," by John Forster.

That work, perfect and exhaustive as a biography, is only incomplete as regards correspondence; the scheme of the book having made it impossible to include in its space any letters, or hardly any, besides those addressed to Mr.

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