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The Reception of Charles Dickens in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Michael Hollington
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-29 - Publisher: A&C Black

The Reception of Charles Dickens in Europe offers a full historical survey of Dickens's reception in all the major European countries and many of the smaller ones, filling a major gap in Dickens scholarship, which has by and large neglected Dickens's fortunes in Europe, and his impact on major European
Letters from Windermere, 1912-1914
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: R. Cole Harris, Elizabeth Phillips
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: UBC Press

Written primarily by Daisy Phillips, with a few by her husband Jack, to her family in England, these letters describe the creation of a shortlived English home in the Windermere Valley of southwestern British Columbia. Not given to introspection, Daisy registers her immediate and frank reactions to her new environment
Walk with Me Charles Dickens
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: John Costella
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-07 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Charles Dickens spent most of his adult life in London whilst residing in locations which extended to every boundary of the Metropolis. Like Dickens, the author is passionate about London and in doing so has explored architectural and historical links together with sights and scenes, which the accomplished Victorian writer
Britain's Railway Disasters
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael Foley
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-15 - Publisher: Wharncliffe

Passengers on the early railways took their lives in their hands every time they got on board a train. It was so dangerous that they could buy an insurance policy with their ticket. There seemed to be an acceptance that the level danger was tolerable in return for the speed
Dickens and Education
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: NA NA
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-25 - Publisher: Springer

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