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Charles Dickens (1) [1812–1870]

This page covers the author of Great Expectations.

For other authors named Charles Dickens, see the disambiguation page.

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Veteran critic John Simon reflects on decades of theatregoing, including 38 years with New York Magazine, as he marks the publication of John Simon on Theatre, a comprehensive anthology of his reviews. (Shortride)

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Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's most well-known fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period. During his life, his works enjoyed unprecedented popularity, and by the twentieth century he was widely seen as a literary genius by critics and scholars. His novels and short stories continue to be widely popular.

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