Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

The Making of A Literary Giant

Book - 2009
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With passion and wit, Christopher Hibbert details the crucial years that formed Dickens the writer and Dickens the man. He explains how Dickens transferred the smallest fragments of his experience to his fiction, and how he interpreted his youth for both himself and his readers, throwing a clear light on the creative process and sources of literary imagination. An illuminating look at a complex and baffling person, fans of literary biography will relish Hibbert's acclaimed style as he delivers the fascinating tale of Dickens' development.

Publisher: New York ; Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
ISBN: 9780230614260
Branch Call Number: 823 DIC H 2009
Characteristics: xiv, 321 p. : ill.
Alternative Title: Making of Charles Dickens.


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