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A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

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  • Dickens, Sexuality and Gender

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lillian Nayder

    This volume of essays examines Dickens's complex representations of sexuality and gender as well as his use of gender ideologies and sexual and gender differences over the course of his literary career, from his first sketches and early novels to his late works of fiction. The essays approach…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Dickens Adapted

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Glavin

    From their first appearance in print, Dickens's fictions immediately migrated into other media, and particularly, in his own time, to the stage. Since then Dickens has continuously, apparently inexhaustibly, functioned as the wellspring for a robust mini-industry, sourcing plays, films, television…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Dickens and Victorian Print Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert L. Patten

    This volume places Dickens at the centre of a dynamic and expanding Victorian print world and tells the story of his career against a background of options available to him. The collection describes a world animated by outpourings of print materials: books, serials, newspapers, periodicals,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Dickens and Childhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Peters

    'No words can express the secret agony of my soul'. Dickens's tantalising hint alluding to his time at Warren's Blacking Factory remains a gnomic statement until Forster's biography after Dickens's death. Such a revelation partly explains the dominance of biography in early Dickens criticism;…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Global Dickens

    1st Edition

    By Nirshan Perera

    Edited by John O. Jordan

    This volume of essays provides a selection of leading contemporary scholarship which situates Dickens in a global perspective. The articles address four main areas: Dickens's reception outside Britain and North America; his intertextual relations with and influence upon writers from different parts…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • Dickens and the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Tambling

    Dickens's relationship to cities is part of his modernity and his enduring fascination. How he thought about, grasped and conceptualised the rapidly expanding and anonymous urban scene are all fascinating aspects of a critical debate which, starting virtually from Dickens's own time, has become…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens

  • A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens: 6-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Waters

    Dickens's multifacetedness as a writer and the wide range of his appeal to readers help to account for the extraordinarily large field of critical literature that has grown up in response to his work. Many anthologies of criticism devoted to particular works by Dickens have appeared, as have…

    Hardback – 2012-08-03
    Routledge
    A Library of Essays on Charles Dickens