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Charles Dickens, his tragedy and triumph.

Edgar Johnson

Charles Dickens, his tragedy and triumph.

by Edgar Johnson

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Published by Simon and Schuster in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870 -- Biography,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23248436M

    Pixtal/age fotostock (–70). No English author of the 19th century was more popular than the novelist Charles Dickens. With a reporter’s eye for the details of daily life, a fine ear for the subtleties of common speech, and unmatched powers of character creation, Dickens created a body of work that brought him worldwide fame. A GREAT HEART AND RESTLESS SOUL; CHARLES DICKENS: His Tragedy and Triumph. By Edgar Johnson. In Two Volumes. 1, pp. Illustrated. New York: Simon & Schuster.

    Charles John Huffam Dickens FRSA (/ ˈ d ɪ k ɪ n z /; 7 February – 9 June ) was an English writer and social created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the 20th century, critics and scholars had Resting place: Poets' Corner, Westminster Abbey, . Edmund Wilson’s essay about Charles Dickens, “The Two Scrooges,” and Edgar Johnson’s distinguished two-volume biography, Charles Dickens: Author: Joshua Hammer.

    Charles Dickens: His Tragedy and Triumph -- A Biography, in Two Volumes. Hard Cover by Johnson, Edgar. Simon and Schuster, Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Book club editions. Both volumes lack jackets. Front hinge of first volume just beginning to weaken. Hard Cover. Complete in two hardcover volumes. Much information about Dickens's private life was kept secret until the s. The first major modern biography is Edgar Johnson, Charles Dickens: His Tragedy and Triumph, 2 vol. (, reprinted ). More recent biographies include Fred Kaplan, Dickens: A Biography () and Peter Ackroyd, Dickens ().


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The novelist Charles Dickens died of a stroke on June 9,aged 58 years. He was ill for the last 5 years of his life, although no diagnosis has yet accounted for his varied symptoms.

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