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Signed Dickens Novel on sale for £275,000

The copy of A Tale of Two Cities, signed by Dickens and presented to fellow novelist George Elliott is to be sold with an asking price of £275,000. 43 more words

Our Mutual Friend Tweets: Part Four

Highlights of the fourth part of the ‘Our Mutual Friend Tweets’ project can now be found on Storify! Click here to catch up on the latest developments. 16 more words

Charles Dickens

For the Love of Dickens

For the past three weeks, I have been intentional about carving out more rest and relaxation in my life. I feel as though God is calling me into a season of abiding, into a time of slowing down, spending more time with him, focusing on relationships, and engaging in things I enjoy most. 326 more words

Anglican Missionaries

The Signalman

It is The Doctor’s favourite Dickens story and that was one of the reasons I picked this one up.  I have never until now read a single word of Charles Dickens, but believe me I am not a huge fan.  237 more words

My Books

Reading Quality, Attention and Speed

This weekend, a couple of lifelong bookworm friends expressed deep surprise at the number of books (nine) that I’d got through while on a two-week holiday – and given that the list included… 594 more words


Middle Temple Lane London

One of my favourite books is Bleak House by Charles Dickens. Indeed it was the first book on the reading list when I began to study law at the University of Sheffield. 531 more words


Realism as a Literary Movement with Reference to 'Great Expectations'

The following post originally served the purpose of a seminar paper, which I had to bring forth to life for my college seminar. All I envisioned was for my teachers to appreciate my writing and typing abilities. 2,402 more words