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Dickens : his work and his world

Author: Michael Rosen; Robert R Ingpen
Publisher: London : Walker, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biographical account and insight into the life of and work of Charles Dickens. Considers his childhood in London, his early career, his early performances, and the great social and political upheavals of Victorian England which inspired so much of his work. Discusses some of Dickens' best known novels, describing "Oliver Twist", "A Christmas carol" and "David Copperfield", before providing a detailed literary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Dickens; BLANK AUTHORITY TEXT.; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Rosen; Robert R Ingpen
ISBN: 0744586402 9780744586404
OCLC Number: 60741089
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 94 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Michael Rosen ; illustrated by Robert Ingpen.

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A highly accessible, informative and gloriously illustrated biography of Charles Dickens.  Read more...

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A revelation of just how good a teacher and critic Rosen is." The Times Educational Supplement, on "Shakespeare: His Work and His World"

 
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