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This book offers a fascinating, evocative account of 19th-century London, so well known from Charles Dickens' much-loved novels. This book draws on descriptions of life in the capital from original letters, diaries and newspapers, as well as Dickens' own social commentary, to paint a vivid portrait of a city undergoing massive social changes. A unique gazetteer section wit ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 29th 2007 by David & Charles Publishers (first published June 3rd 2006)
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