AUTHOR | CHARLES DICKENS



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Charles Dickens | Writer



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Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.
Born in Portsmouth, Dickens left school to work in a factory when his father was incarcerated in a debtors' prison. Despite his lack of formal education, he edited a weekly journal for 20 years, wrote 15 novels, five novellas, hundreds of short stories and non-fiction articles, lectured and performed extensively, was an indefatigable letter writer, and campaigned vigorously for children's rights, education, and other social reforms.
Dickens's literary success began with the 1836 serial publication of The Pickwick Papers. Within a few years he had become an international lite


Born: 1812-02-07

Born in: Landport, Hampshire, England

Died: 1870-06-09







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Not knowing how he lost himself, or how he recovered...

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Before I go,' he said, and paused -- 'I may kiss her...

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I loved you madly; in the distasteful work of the da...

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The two stand in the fast-thinning throng of victims...

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Old Barley might be as old as thee hills, and might ...

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I never had one hour's happiness in her society, and...

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There can be no disparity in marriage like unsuitabi...

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The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of...

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and, unlike the celebrated herd in the poem, they we...

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In a word, it was impossible for me to separate her,...

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The wisdom of our ancestors is in the simile.

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In the little world in which children have their exi...

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That was a memorable day to me, for it made great ch...

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And a beautiful world we live in, when it is possibl...

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I never heard that it had been anybody’s business to...

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Those darling byegone times, Mr Carker,' said Cleopa...

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You might, from your appearance, be the wife of Luci...

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You are hard at work madam ,' said the man near her....

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Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching,...

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I only hope, for the sake of the rising male sex gen...

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