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Who was Charles Dickens?

Charles Dickens was a famous British novelist, perhaps best known for works such as "A Christmas Carol" and "Oliver Twist". Born on 7 February 1812, Dickens was heavily influenced by his own difficult childhood. Although his early years were carefree, his father, who was a clerk in the navy pay o (MORE)

Is Charles I's name Charles Dickens?

I think I understand your question. Wikipedia has this to say about King Charles the First:. Charles I , (19 November 1600 - 30 January 1649) was King of England, Scotland and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution. . Charles John Huffam Dickens was born 7 February 1812 and died 1870

What did Charles Dickens invent?

Although Charles Dickens didn't invent like, for example, Edison invented, he was a leader in a couple of important areas.. He was the first author to agressively advocate copyright laws to protect writers' work from plagarism or outright theft.. He was one of the first men (outside the clergy) to (MORE)

Where did Charles Dickens graduate?

Author Charles Dickens was forced to drop out of school at a veryearly age to go to work. He had to earn money to help support hismother and siblings.

Was Charles Dickens Victorian?

Charles Dickens was born in 1812, but Queen Victoria did not come to the throne until 1837. Dickens died in 1870, during Victoria's reign.

Why did Charles Dickens get arrested?

Charles Dickens did not get arrested. When he was about 12 years old, his father John was arrested and sent to Marshalsea debtors prison. After a while, he brought his family (minus Charles) into the prison with him, and they stayed there less than a year. Since Charles was by then old enough to wor (MORE)

Etchings by Charles Dickens?

Dickens did not provide the illustrations for his books. They were done by Hablot Browne and various other artists.

Why is Charles Dickens such a popular writer?

Charles Dickens was a populist. He wrote of the best of times, and wrote of the worst of times, he warned us through ghostly images of the degradation and deprivation of greed and those who read his works greedily stand in line for more books, hands stretched out, wide eyed looking at the book selle (MORE)

How did Charles Dickens publish his work?

He published his works through serials in newspapers. He would publish chapters at regular intervals and if they were popular he would get it published as a book.

Did Charles Dickens migrate?

No, Charles Dickens lived in England all his life though he did make frequent trips abroad, especially to America and Italy.

What is Charles Dickens legacy?

Although Charles Dickens wrote many wonderful books, I think that his legacy is either Oliver Twist, or A Christmas Carol.

Why did Charles Dickens become an author?

because he wanted to Charles Dickens decided he wanted to become a reporter. CharlesDickens became an author because he became interested in thesubject of social reform. He started to contribute to articles tothe essential newspaper.

Charles Dickens education?

Charles Dickens attended school sporadically until the age of 15.After that, he studied on his own and was well-read.

Did anyone like Charles Dickens?

History suggests that most people who knew Dickens did indeed like him; he certainly liked most people. He was a gregarious and articulate man who enjoyed being the center of attention. With his mastery of the English language and his remarkable ability to spin a tale, he must have been a marvelous (MORE)

How old is Charles Dickens now?

Charles Dickens is dead. He died on Thursday, June 9, 1870. We celebrated the 200th anniversary of Dickens' death on February 12, 2012.

What was Charles Dickens spouse?

A spouse is a partner and Charles had two: Catherine Hogarth, whom he then separated with and fell in love with an acctress, Ellen Ternan.

What is Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol about?

it's about a man named Scrooge who hates Christmas and every time he hears about Christmas he says humbug. his nephew works for him and he won't let his nephew spend Christmas at home but at work. he is a very cold and mean man and eventually he gets visited by spirits who confront about his ruthles (MORE)

Did Charles Dickens have 10 kids?

He had a wife, Emma. They were married on January 29, 1839. They had ten children, three of which died at early ages. NO IDIOT- he married catherine Hogarth in 1836, they had 10 children, and only one (Dora) died before adult hood. IF your gonna answer these questions make sure they are RIGHT!

What was Charles Dickens favorite hobbies?

he absouloutly loved to write stories he wrote quite a few when he was very young and then he got older and started writing less but he still loved to write quite a few he loved doing everything but most of all he loved writing stories that was his main hobbie of every thing

How did Charles Dickens books published?

Charles Dickens's books were actually published in increments. He was paid by the local newspaper by the word, which is where his style of superfluous writing came. Some of his most famous works including A Christmas Carol were published in weekly installments this way.

What is Charles Dickens' epitaph?

To the memory of Charles Dickens (England's most popular author) who died at his residence, Higham, near Rochester, Kent, 9 June 1870, aged 58 years. He was a sympathiser with the poor, the suffering, and the oppressed; and by his death, one of England's greatest writers is lost to the world.

What was the problem that Charles Dickens died?

Dickens used to be in poor health because of consistent overwork. He still continued public readings -- against his doctor's advice. During his readings in 1869, he collapsed, showing symptoms of mild stroke. He suffered another stroke at his estate on June 8, 1870 and died the very next day.

Did Charles Dickens have an alias?

When he first began writing, Charles Dickens wrote under the pseudonym of Boz, a childhood name. He soon dropped it for his real name.

Was Charles Dickens successful?

Yes he was very successful, the books made a lot of money which ment he could give up his job and carry on writing for the rest of his life.

What books did Charles Dickens published?

he published 25 books. The Pickwick Papers (1836-1837) Oliver Twist (1837-1839) The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1838-1839) The Old Curiosity Shop (1840-1841) Barnaby Rudge (1841) A Christmas Carol (1843) The Chimes (1844) The Cricket on the Hearth (1845) The Battle of (MORE)