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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Mrs Joe was a very clean housekeeper, but had an exq...

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Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, ...

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Pride is one of the seven deadly sins; but it cannot...

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She was the most wonderful woman for prowling about ...

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Let the tears which fell, and the broken words which...

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There can't be a quarrel without two parties, and I ...

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

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She dotes on poetry, sir. She adores it; I may say t...

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He went to the church, and walked about the streets,...

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There was a piece of ornamental water immediately be...

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We went our several ways,' said Lady Dedlock, 'and h...

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I wish you to know that you have been the last dream...

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That, they never could lay their heads upon their pi...

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... certain it is that minds, like bodies, will ofte...

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God bless us, every one!

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The life of Shakespeare is a fine mystery and I trem...

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Mrs. Joe war eine sehr reinliche Hausfrau, doch sie ...

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A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human c...

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The boy was lying, fast asleep, on a rude bed upon t...

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I loved her against reason, against promise, against...

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