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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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Great Expectations 30,479 copies, 355 reviews
A Tale of Two Cities 28,909 copies, 372 reviews
Oliver Twist 18,620 copies, 180 reviews
A Christmas Carol 18,358 copies, 396 reviews
David Copperfield 16,682 copies, 214 reviews
Bleak House 11,180 copies, 214 reviews
Hard Times 8,924 copies, 120 reviews
The Pickwick Papers 7,290 copies, 106 reviews
Nicholas Nickleby 5,694 copies, 74 reviews
Our Mutual Friend 4,764 copies, 85 reviews
Little Dorrit 4,534 copies, 72 reviews
The Old Curiosity Shop 4,425 copies, 53 reviews
Martin Chuzzlewit 3,333 copies, 34 reviews
Dombey and Son 3,152 copies, 38 reviews
The Mystery of Edwin Drood 2,533 copies, 44 reviews
Barnaby Rudge 2,044 copies, 31 reviews
Christmas Books 1,731 copies, 15 reviews
Sketches by Boz 900 copies, 17 reviews
American Notes for General Circulation (Author) 680 copies, 10 reviews
The Cricket on the Hearth 596 copies, 30 reviews
A Child's History of England 570 copies, 5 reviews
The Chimes 508 copies, 31 reviews
Christmas Stories, Part 1 466 copies, 7 reviews
Christmas Stories 380 copies, 4 reviews
David Copperfield, Volume 1 313 copies, 4 reviews
The Haunted House 308 copies, 12 reviews
The Uncommercial Traveller 307 copies, 4 reviews
The Annotated Christmas Carol 295 copies, 5 reviews
Stories For Christmas 292 copies, 2 reviews
Pictures from Italy 279 copies, 5 reviews
Oliver Twist 237 copies
David Copperfield, Volume 2 228 copies, 1 review
Dickens' London 184 copies, 1 review
Selected Short Fiction 175 copies, 2 reviews
A House to Let 168 copies, 7 reviews
The Battle of Life 160 copies, 6 reviews
My Early Times 139 copies
Nicholas Nickleby, Vol. 1 134 copies, 2 reviews
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Three Ghost Stories 129 copies, 4 reviews
Mugby Junction 127 copies, 4 reviews
Children's Stories from Dickens 121 copies, 1 review
The Signalman: A Ghost Story 120 copies, 7 reviews
The Dickens Digest 119 copies, 3 reviews
Great Expectations / Hard Times 115 copies, 2 reviews
Bleak House, Part 1 114 copies, 3 reviews
Little Dorrit, Part 1 114 copies, 2 reviews
Night Walks (Penguin Great Ideas) 114 copies, 4 reviews
The Magic Fishbone 113 copies, 1 review
David Copperfield 110 copies, 1 review
Reprinted Pieces 108 copies, 3 reviews
The Old Curiosity Shop, Part 1 102 copies, 1 review
Dombey and Son [volume 1 of 2] 102 copies, 2 reviews
Bleak House, Part 2 101 copies, 2 reviews
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Little Dorrit, Part 2 99 copies, 2 reviews
Martin Chuzzlewit I 91 copies, 1 review
A Christmas Carol 90 copies, 2 reviews
Master Humphrey's Clock 90 copies, 2 reviews
Martin Chuzzlewit II 89 copies, 1 review
Our Mutual Friend, Vol. 2 89 copies, 1 review
Our Mutual Friend, Part 1 88 copies, 2 reviews
To Be Read at Dusk {story} 87 copies, 5 reviews
The Great Winglebury Duel 87 copies, 3 reviews
Christmas Stories 84 copies, 1 review
Barnaby Rudge, Part 1 83 copies, 1 review
Barnaby Rudge, Part 2 65 copies, 1 review
No Thoroughfare 64 copies, 5 reviews
Cuentos de Navidad 62 copies, 3 reviews
The Mudfog Papers 58 copies, 2 reviews
Sketches by Boz, Part 1 56 copies, 1 review
A Christmas Tree 56 copies, 2 reviews
Best stories 55 copies, 1 review
The Holly-Tree Inn 50 copies, 14 reviews
Christmas Tales 49 copies
Sketches by Boz, Part 2 48 copies, 1 review
Hunted Down (short story) 47 copies, 1 review
The Seven Poor Travellers 43 copies, 3 reviews
Christmas Ghost Stories 40 copies, 1 review
A Message from the Sea 38 copies, 7 reviews
Mrs Lirriper's Lodgings 38 copies, 2 reviews
Kerstverhalen 37 copies
Oliver Twist, Tome 1 : 37 copies, 1 review
The Story of Little Nell 37 copies, 1 review
The Haunted Man 37 copies, 1 review
Oliver Twist 32 copies, 1 review
Racconti di Natale 32 copies, 1 review
Mrs. Lirriper's Legacy 31 copies, 2 reviews
The Holly-Tree 30 copies, 1 review
Holiday Romance 29 copies, 1 review
Mudfog and Other Sketches 26 copies, 3 reviews
Sketches of Young Couples 25 copies, 1 review
Oliver Twist. 2 23 copies
On Travel 22 copies, 10 reviews
Sketches of Young Gentlemen 22 copies, 1 review
Going into Society 22 copies, 1 review
George Silverman's Explanation 20 copies, 1 review
The Lamplighter 20 copies
Londoner Skizzen 20 copies, 1 review
Hard Times and Christmas Books 19 copies, 1 review
Christmas Tales 18 copies
Oliver Twist/Pickwick Papers 17 copies, 1 review
Oliver Twist / Sketches by Boz 15 copies, 1 review
Great Expectations: Abridged 15 copies, 1 review
The Old Curiosity Shop [1995 TV movie] (Author) 13 copies, 1 review
The Trial For Murder 13 copies, 4 reviews
On London 13 copies, 1 review
L'abîme 13 copies
Household Words 12 copies, 2 reviews
The Frozen Deep [play] 11 copies, 1 review
The Chimes 11 copies, 2 reviews
Great works of Charles Dickens 11 copies, 1 review
Dombey and Son/Hard Times 10 copies, 1 review
The Dark Descent (Contributor) 566 copies, 12 reviews
The Oxford Book of Victorian Ghost Stories (Contributor) 424 copies, 5 reviews
Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature (Contributor) 414 copies, 8 reviews
The Victorian Fairytale Book (Contributor) 373 copies, 3 reviews
100 Hair-Raising Little Horror Stories (Contributor) 372 copies, 3 reviews
The Penguin Book of English Short Stories (Contributor) 352 copies, 4 reviews
Great Ghost Stories (Contributor) 329 copies, 5 reviews
Fantastic Tales (Contributor) 309 copies, 8 reviews
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales (Contributor) 304 copies, 6 reviews
The Muppet Christmas Carol [1992 film] (Original book) 285 copies, 5 reviews
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Wonder (Contributor) 283 copies, 1 review
Ghosts: A Treasury of Chilling Tales Old & New (Contributor) 264 copies, 1 review
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (Contributor) 244 copies, 8 reviews
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 230 copies, 3 reviews
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Enchantment (Contributor) 222 copies, 3 reviews
Weird Tales (Contributor) 217 copies, 3 reviews
Gothic Short Stories (Contributor) 187 copies, 1 review
The Omnibus of Crime (Contributor) 178 copies, 1 review
100 Dastardly Little Detective Stories (Contributor) 175 copies, 1 review
My Favorite Fantasy Story (Contributor) 155 copies
The Oxford Book of English Short Stories (Contributor) 153 copies, 4 reviews
A Christmas Carol [1984 film] (Original story) 145 copies, 4 reviews
Classic Ghost Stories (Contributor) 137 copies, 1 review
Ghost Stories (Contributor) 128 copies, 1 review
Oliver! [1968 film] (Original book) 127 copies, 2 reviews
The Supernatural Omnibus (Contributor) 118 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Travel (Contributor) 101 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories (Contributor) 94 copies
Ten Great Mysteries (some editions) 83 copies, 1 review
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Book of Princesses (Puffin books) (Contributor) 74 copies
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (Contributor) 71 copies, 2 reviews
A Literary Christmas (Contributor) 71 copies
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Great Tales of Mystery and Suspense (Contributor) 52 copies
Great Expectations [1946 film] (Novel) 52 copies, 1 review
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101 Mystery Stories (Contributor) 25 copies
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The Mystery Book (Contributor) 23 copies
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A Book of Princes (Contributor) 22 copies, 1 review
Oliver Twist (Globe Adapted Classic) (Origianl Author) 22 copies
Great Expectations [2012 film] (Original novel) 21 copies
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 10: Real Life) (Contributor) 20 copies, 1 review
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Fiends and Creatures (Contributor) 18 copies
Racconti Gialli (Author) 16 copies
Horror by Lamplight (Contributor) 15 copies
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Victorian Tales of Terror (Contributor) 15 copies
Oliver Twist [1922 film] (Original book) 13 copies
Specter! A Chrestomathy of Spookery (Contributor) 13 copies
The Pickwick Papers [1985 TV series] (Original book) 13 copies
Four English Novels (Contributor) 12 copies
Shapes of the Supernatural (Contributor) 11 copies, 1 review
All verdens fortellere (Author, some editions) 11 copies, 1 review
Master of the MacAbre (Contributor) 11 copies
The Old Curiosity Shop [2007 TV movie] (Original book) 10 copies
A Tale of Two Cities [1989 TV mini series] (Original book) 10 copies, 1 review
Oliver Twist [2007 TV mini series] (Original book) 10 copies
Dickensian [2015 TV series] (Original stories) 10 copies
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Classic Ghost Stories (Contributor) 9 copies, 1 review
Classic Ghost Stories (Contributor) 8 copies
Classic Tales of Ghosts and Vampires (Contributor) 7 copies, 1 review
Mr. Dickens goes to the play (Contributor) 7 copies
A Christmas Carol [radio drama] (Original book) 7 copies
"Come not, Lucifer!" A romantic anthology (Contributor) 6 copies, 1 review
Mord i gaslys (some editions) 6 copies, 1 review
A Little Night Reading (Author) 6 copies
Oliver Twist [1997 TV movie] (Original book) 6 copies
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Teen-Age Treasury for Girls (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
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John Simon
Downstage Center, Friday, October 14, 2005 at 0am
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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