A December vision, and other thoughtful writings

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Continuum Press, Sep 1, 1987 - Fiction - 160 pages
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Gathers newspaper articles by Dickens about London criminals, prisons, schools, workhouses, homes for fallen women, education, sanitation, and the law

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Dickens as a Journalist
On Duty with Inspector Field
Down with the Tide

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Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is one of the most acclaimed and popular writers of all time. His many works include the classics The Old Curiosity Shop, Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, Barnaby Rudge, A Christmas Carol, A Tale of Two Cities, David Copperfield, Great Expectations, Bleak House, Hard Times, Our Mutual Friend, The Pickwick Papers and many more.

Neil Philip has edited more than a dozen anthologies and books for children, including The Penguin Book of English Folktales, A New Treasury of Poetry, The Adventures of Odysseus, The Illustrated Book of Myths, and Christmas Fairy Tales.

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