(New York): Oxford University Press, (2004),
First American Edition. quarto, pictorial boards. 128pp. Oxford University Press, Item #14745
One in the series of The British Library Writers' Lives. A revealing portrait of Charles Dickens from his early childhood, through his years as a parliamentary journalist and legal clerk, his magazine Household Words, his marriage, and final days. Illustrated throughout with letters, manuscripts, engravings and photographs in color and black and white. New.