The Bedside, Bathtub & Armchair Companion to Dickens.
Another in this excellent series from Continuum, this book provides a lively look at Dickens's life and works, and shows how he became Britain's most popular author. A powerful biography, accompanied by witty and heartfelt treatments of his works, with each novel given background and a "capsule" to help readers remember, or introduce new readers and entice them to seek the full works. Illustrations throughout. NEW. $19.00