The Letters of Charles Dickens: The Pilgrim Edition Volume 9: 1859-1861
This ninth volume presents about 1,100 letters, many unpublished, from the years 1859 to 1861. It records the writing of two major novels, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations; the planning and writing of a substantial amount of the three Christmas numbers of this period, A Haunted House', A Message from the Sea', and Tom Tiddler's Ground'; and the establishment of...more
Hardcover, 634 pages
Published July 3rd 1997 by OUP Oxford
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-6 of 6)
A prolific 19th Century author of short stories, plays, novellas, novels, fiction and non-fiction; during his lifetime Dickens became known the world over for his remarkable characters, his mastery of prose in the telling of their lives, and his depictions of the social classes, morals and values of his times. Some considered him the spokesman for the poor, for he definitely brought much awarenes...moreMore about Charles Dickens...