The Resource A companion to Charles Dickens, edited by David Paroissien, (electronic resource)

A companion to Charles Dickens, edited by David Paroissien, (electronic resource)

Label
A companion to Charles Dickens
Title
A companion to Charles Dickens
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Paroissien
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Companion to Charles Dickens concentrates on the historical, ideological, and social forces that defined Dickens's world.:.; Puts Dickens's work into its literary, historical, and social contexts.; Traces the development of Dickens's career as a journalist and novelist.; Includes original essays by leading Dickensian scholars on each of Dickens's fifteen novels.; Explores a broad range of topics, including criticisms of his novels, the use of history and law in his fiction, language, and the effect of political and social reform.; Examines Dickens's legacy and surveys the mass of secondary m
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR4588
LC item number
.C636 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Paroissien, David
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Series volume
51
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dickens, Charles
Label
A companion to Charles Dickens, edited by David Paroissien, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
A sketch of the life / Michael Allen -- Dickens's use of the autobiographical fragment / Nicola Bradbury -- "Faithfully yours, Charles Dickens" : the epistolary art of the inimitable / David Paroissien -- Three major biographies / Catherine Peters -- The 18th-century legacy / D. Monika Fludernik -- Dickens and the gothic / Robert Mighall -- Illustrations / Malcolm Andrews -- The language of Dickens / Patricia Ingham -- The novels and popular culture / Juliet John -- Dickens as a reformer / Hugh Cunningham -- Dickens's evolution as a journalist / John Drew -- Dickens and gender / Natalie McKnight -- Dickens and technology / Trey Philpotts -- Dickens and America (1842) / Nancy Aycock Metz -- Dickens, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, and the Jamaican Rebellion / Leslie. G. Mitchell -- Dickens and the uses of history / John Gardiner -- Dickens as a Christian / Valentine Cunningham -- Dickens and the law / Jan-Melissa Schramm -- The Pickwick papers / David Parker -- Oliver Twist / Brian Cheadle -- Nicholas Nickleby / Stanley Friedman -- The old curiosity shop / Gillian Ballinger -- Barnaby Rudge / John Mee -- Martin Chuzzlewit / Goldie Morgentaler -- Dombey and Son / Brigid Lowe -- David Copperfield / Gareth Cordery -- Bleak house / Robert Tracy -- Hard times / Anne Humphreys -- Little Dorrit / Philip Davis -- A tale of two cities / Paul Davis -- Great expectations / Andrew L. Sanders -- Our mutual friend / Leon Litvack -- The mystery of Edwin Drood / Simon J. James -- Dickens and the literary culture of the period / Michael Hollington -- Dickens and criticism / Lyn Pikett -- Casting long shadows / John O. Jordan
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (535 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782684374
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000401518
  • (EBL)350865
  • (OCoLC)476169352
  • (SSID)ssj0000506295
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Label
A companion to Charles Dickens, edited by David Paroissien, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
A sketch of the life / Michael Allen -- Dickens's use of the autobiographical fragment / Nicola Bradbury -- "Faithfully yours, Charles Dickens" : the epistolary art of the inimitable / David Paroissien -- Three major biographies / Catherine Peters -- The 18th-century legacy / D. Monika Fludernik -- Dickens and the gothic / Robert Mighall -- Illustrations / Malcolm Andrews -- The language of Dickens / Patricia Ingham -- The novels and popular culture / Juliet John -- Dickens as a reformer / Hugh Cunningham -- Dickens's evolution as a journalist / John Drew -- Dickens and gender / Natalie McKnight -- Dickens and technology / Trey Philpotts -- Dickens and America (1842) / Nancy Aycock Metz -- Dickens, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, and the Jamaican Rebellion / Leslie. G. Mitchell -- Dickens and the uses of history / John Gardiner -- Dickens as a Christian / Valentine Cunningham -- Dickens and the law / Jan-Melissa Schramm -- The Pickwick papers / David Parker -- Oliver Twist / Brian Cheadle -- Nicholas Nickleby / Stanley Friedman -- The old curiosity shop / Gillian Ballinger -- Barnaby Rudge / John Mee -- Martin Chuzzlewit / Goldie Morgentaler -- Dombey and Son / Brigid Lowe -- David Copperfield / Gareth Cordery -- Bleak house / Robert Tracy -- Hard times / Anne Humphreys -- Little Dorrit / Philip Davis -- A tale of two cities / Paul Davis -- Great expectations / Andrew L. Sanders -- Our mutual friend / Leon Litvack -- The mystery of Edwin Drood / Simon J. James -- Dickens and the literary culture of the period / Michael Hollington -- Dickens and criticism / Lyn Pikett -- Casting long shadows / John O. Jordan
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (535 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782684374
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000401518
  • (EBL)350865
  • (OCoLC)476169352
  • (SSID)ssj0000506295
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12213663
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000506295
  • (PQKBWorkID)10515660
  • (PQKB)10278963
  • (SSID)ssj0000126072
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11133576
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000126072
  • (PQKBWorkID)10030162
  • (PQKB)10515724
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC350865
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000401518

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