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Becoming Dickens : the invention of a novelist

Auteur: Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
Uitgever: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : Biografie : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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Becoming Dickens tells the story of how an ambitious young Londoner became England's greatest novelist. In following the twists and turns of Charles Dickens's early career, Robert Douglas-Fairhurst examines a remarkable double transformation: in reinventing himself Dickens reinvented the form of the novel. It was a high-stakes gamble, and Dickens never forgot how differently things could have turned out. From his  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Biography
Genoemd persoon: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Genre: Biografie
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
ISBN: 9780674050037 0674050037 0674072235 9780674072237
OCLC-nummer: 700735598
Beschrijving: 389 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Inhoud: Prologue : Somebody and nobody --
Lost and found --
The clerk's tale --
Up in the gallery --
Mr. Dickin --
"Here we are!" --
Becoming Boz --
The moving age --
"Pickwick, triumphant" --
[Novelist] Writer --
Dickens at home --
Is she his wife? --
Being Dickens --
Postscript : Signing off.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Robert Douglas-Fairhurst.

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This book captures the chameleon Dickens as a product of his era before he became its creator. Publishers Weekly 20110606 Douglas-Fairhurst's acute and incisive analysis of the contemporary reception Meer lezen...

 
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