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Published: 08 October 2015

440 Pages | 8 black and white


ISBN: 9780199686650

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The Uncommercial Traveller

Charles Dickens
Edited by Daniel Tyler

  • A new edition of Dickens's journalistic sketches published under this title in their most complete form in 1890
  • A wonderful evocation of Victorian city life, the 37 essays combine reportage with reminiscence, infused with Dickens's personality
  • The only standalone edition of The Uncommercial Traveller with an introduction and notes and a newly edited text
  • Includes the eight original illustrations from the 1875 edition and a map of London
  • A lively and accessible introduction explores Dickens's fascination with London, his remarkable prose style, and inventive use of the 'Uncommercial' persona. Helpful notes explain unfamiliar literary and cultural references

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