Dickens : a collection of critical essays / edited by Martin Price Prentice-Hall Englewood Cliffs, N. 1967, Dickens : a collection of critical essays / edited by Martin Price Prentice-Hall Englewood Cliffs, N.
The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature.
Dickens showed compassion and empathy towards the vulnerable and disadvantaged segments of English society, and contributed to several important social reforms.
Dickens’s deep social commitment and awareness of social ills are derived from his traumatic childhood experiences when his father was imprisoned in the Marshalsea Debtors’ Prison under the Insolvent Debtors Act of 1813, and he at the age of twelve worked in a shoe-blacking factory.
Also, remember that any material you draw from the site should be clearly referenced in essays or project work.] Many websites contain only minimal biographical information.
Some of the more useful ones are:- Charles Dickens Page has always been one of Dickens' popular and most widely-read novels, so it is not surprising that it attracted the attention of the emerging film industry in the early twentieth century.
The Collected Critical Heritage set will be available as a set of 68 volumes and the series will also be available in mini sets selected by period (in slipcase boxes) and as individual volumes.