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An Intelligent Person's Guide to Dickens

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Dickens is one of the greatest literary icons of British culture, an apparently inexhaustible resource for the entertainment industry. This book provides a personal insight into the truth of a famous tribute paid to Dickens the man by a helper on his triumphal public reading tours: The more you want out of the Master, the more you'll find in him. Ranging widely over Dicken ...more
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published August 3rd 2000 by Duckworth Publishing
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Michael Slater is Emeritus Professor of Victorian Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London, past President of the International Dickens Fellowship and of the Dickens Society of America, and former editor of the journal The Dickensian. He has taught and continues to lecture widely in the USA, across Europe, Australasia and the Far East.

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