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Dickens Novels
Multiple editions of each novel are available for sale at each link.
My personal favorite is the Oxford Illustrated Dickens, a hardback edition which includes the original illustrations.

Oxford Illustrated Dickens-Twist

Oxford Illustrated Dickens

Sketches by Boz
Pickwick Papers
Oliver Twist
Nicholas Nickleby
Old Curiosity Shop
Barnaby Rudge
Martin Chuzzlewit
A Christmas Carol
Dombey and Son
David Copperfield
Bleak House
Hard Times
Little Dorrit
Tale of Two Cities
Great Expectations
Our Mutual Friend
Edwin Drood
American Notes


The Annotated Christmas Carol
The Annotated
Christmas Carol

(2003) by Michael Patrick Hearn
Anything and everything about Dickens' timeless Christmas story
...a triumph!


The Life of our Lord
The Life of Our Lord
Dickens wrote The Children's New Testament, a simplified version of the life of Christ, for the instruction of his children.


London - The Biography
London - The Biography
by Peter Ackroyd (2001)
Huge, enthralling "biography" of the city of London from pre-history through today.

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David Perdue's Portable Charles Dickens Page
David Perdue's Portable Charles Dickens Page
The maps, timelines, glossary, and more than 400 Dickens' characters are now available in a nicely bound, 126 page book!
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Dickens London Map
Download a hi-res version of the Dickens' London Map

Charles Dickens's England

 Charles Dickens's England
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Dickens on France
Dickens on France (2007)

Edited by John Edmondson
Fiction, Journalism, and Travel Writing (Press Release)

Dickens on France
The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens (2003)

by Shelley Klein
Illustrated

The Worms of Euston Square
by William Sutton (2006)

Terror beneath the streets of Victorian London (Press Release)

Dickens as Educator - Hughes
Dickens as an Educator

by James L. Hughes
Facsimile reprint of a 1901 edition

The Big Stink - Clare Clark
The Great Stink

by Clare Clark
A novel of corruption and murder beneath the streets of Victorian London

Evremonde - Diana Mayer
Evrèmonde

by Diana Mayer
Sequel to A Tale of Two Cities
Press Release (34k pdf)

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Books Videos
Charles Dickens and the Blacking Factory-Michael Allen Charles Dickens and the Blacking Factory
By Michael Allen (2011)
New research on Dickens' childhood

Charles Dickens - A Life by Claire Tomalin Charles Dickens: A Life
by Claire Tomalin (2011)

The Other Dickens by Lillian Nayder The Other Dickens
by Lillian Nayder (2011)
The life of Dickens' wife Catherine Hogarth.

Under London by Peter Ackroyd

Charles Dickens
by Peter Ackroyd (2011)
The Secret History Beneath the Streets.

The Girl in the Blue Dress The Girl in the Blue Dress
by Gaynor Arnold (2009)
A Novel Inspired by the Life and Marriage of Charles Dickens.

Charles Dickens by Michael Slater

Charles Dickens
by Michael Slater (2009)
A Life defined by writing.

Drood - Dan Simmons Drood
by Dan Simmons (2009)
Novel based on Dickens' last, and uncompleted, novel.

The Last Dickens - Matthew Pearl

The Last Dickens
by Matthew Pearl (2009)
Novel based on Dickens' last, and uncompleted, novel.

What Jane Austin Ate and Charles Dickens Knew - by Daniel Pool What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew
by Daniel Pool (1994)
From Fox Hunting to Whist-The Facts of Daily Life in Nineteenth-Century England

Dickens' Fur Coat and Charlotte's Unanswered Letters - by Daniel Pool

Dickens' Fur Coat and Charlotte's Unanswered Letters
by Daniel Pool (1997)
The Rows and Romances of England's Great Victorian Novelists

Dickens, A Biography - by Fred Kaplan Dickens : A Biography
by Fred Kaplan (1988)
Excellent and very readable biography by the author of Thomas Carlyle: A Biography

The Friendly Dickens

The Friendly Dickens
by Norrie Epstein (1998)
Being a Good-Natured Guide to the Art and Adventures of the Man Who Invented Scrooge

A Midnight Carol A Midnight Carol
by Patricia K. Davis (1999)
Fact-based novel telling the story surrounding Dickens writing of "A Christmas Carol."
New paperback edition available Nov 2000

The World of Charles Dickens-Martin Fido The World of Charles Dickens
by Martin Fido (1997)
The Life, Times and Work of the Great Victorian Novelist

   Rutherfurd-London London
by Edward Rutherfurd (1997)
Historical novel of London from Roman times to the present

Roy Porter - London-A Social History London : A Social History
by Roy Porter (1995)
History of London from Roman times to the present
Many maps and photos

   Oxford Readers Companion to Dickens The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens
Edited by Paul Schlicke (1999)
The definitive Dickens reference

The City of Dickens by Alexander Welsh The City of Dickens
by Alexander Welsh (1999)
19th century London, so well described in Dickens as to be a character in the novels, is explored

   Marley's Ghost - Mark Hazard Osmun Marley's Ghost
by Mark Hazard Osmun(2000)
Before Scrooge, before Dickens, there was Jacob Marley. Entertaining prequel to A Christmas Carol.
Mature content

Hard Times - Daniel Panger Hard Times: The Lost Diary of Mrs Charles Dickens
by Daniel Panger (2000)
Entertaining fictional account of the Dickens' trip to America in 1842 by Charles' wife Catherine

   The Rag and Bone Shop
The Rag and Bone Shop (2001)
by Jeff Rackham
Novel based on Dickens relationship with actress Ellen Ternan, as told by Ternan, Dickens' sister-in-law Georgina Hogarth, and friend Wilkie Collins.
Mature content

Dickens A to Z by Paul Davis Charles Dickens A to Z : The Essential Reference to His Life and Work
An excellent reference to keep handy when reading Dickens

Dickens- Public Life and Private Passion-Ackroyd Dickens-Public Life and Private Passion
by Peter Ackroyd (2003)
Illustrated biography by esteemed Dickens biographer

Charles Dickens - Jane Smiley Charles Dickens
by Jane Smiley (2002) A compact biography by Pulitzer Prize-winning author
(Penguin Lives Series)

Quick Links

Dickens' Christmas: A Victorian Celebration - This beautifully illustrated anthology of the Christmas that fascinated Dickens contains the entire text of A Christmas Carol and more - Simon Callow (2003)

The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge - by Bruce Bueno De Mesquita
Picks up where A Christmas Carol left off, putting Scrooge's soul on trial to see if he deserves entry into heaven.

Timothy Cratchit's Christmas Carol, 1917 - by Dale K. Powell
Sequel to A Christmas Carol.

The Classic Novel : From Page to Screen
by Robert Giddings (Editor), Erica Sheen (Editor)

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