The Dickens Companions provide the most comprehensive annotation of the works of Charles Dickens ever undertaken. The factual annotation supplies information on the historical, literary and topical allusions which inform Dickens’s works, thus establishing sound foundations for further critical enquiry. For the scholar, they are invaluable research and reference tools. For the student and serious general reader, they are the essential authority on Dickens’s novels.

    1. The Companion to 'A Tale of Two Cities' Andrew Sanders  2. The Companion to 'Bleak House' Susan Shatto  3. The Companion to 'The Mystery of Edwin Drood' Wendy S. Jacobson