In autumn 1857, Charles Dickens embarked on a sightseeing trip to Cumberland with his friend, Wilkie Collins. Writing together, they reported their adventures for Dickens' periodical Household Words, producing a delightful meditation on the pleasures of bachelor bonding and [...]
English; Paperback / Softback
Released: March 2011 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
Dickens' London is a thing of legend. Hesperus Press is proud to present a unique selection of little-known excerpts, essays and letters, which collectively showcase Victorian London in all its seedy, opulent, oppressive, liberating, tumultuous glory.
Presents a variety of key excerpts and essays written by the author on the virtues and follies of travel, and the wondrous diversity to be found by journeying within England.
Released: 15.01.2010 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)