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The Cambridge companion to Charles Dickens

Author: John O Jordan
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.; Cambridge collections online.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Cambridge Companion to Charles Dickens offers a valuable introduction to Dickens for students and general readers, as well as fresh insights, informed by recent critical theory, that will be of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John O Jordan
ISBN: 0521660165 9780521660167 0521669642 9780521669641 9780511999222 0511999224
OCLC Number: 744462020
Notes: Available through Cambridge Collections Online.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. UK : Cambridge Collections Online, 2008. Available via World Wide Web.
Description: xvii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: List of illustrations; Notes on contributors; Chronology; List of abbreviations and texts; Preface John O. Jordan; 1. The life and times of Charles Dickens Grahame Smith; 2. From Sketches to Nickleby Robert L. Patten; 3. The middle novels: Chuzzlewit, Dombey, and Copperfield Kate Flint; 4. Moments of decision in Bleak House J. Hillis Miller; 5. Novels of the 1850s: Hard Times, Little Dorrit, and A Tale of Two Cities Hilary Schor; 6. The late novels: Great Expectations and Our Mutual Friend Brian Cheadle; 7. Fictions of childhood Robert Newsom; 8. Fictions of the city Murray Baumgarten; 9. Gender, family, and domestic ideology Catherine Waters; 10. Dickens and language Garrett Stewart; 11. Dickens and the form of the novel Nicola Bradbury; 12. Dickens and illustrations Richard Stein; 13. Dickens and theatre John Glavin; 14. Dickens and film Joss Marsh; Selected bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.; Cambridge collections online.
Responsibility: edited by John O. Jordan.
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