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Out of the Blacking Factory: Charles Dickens at the New York Public LIbrary


December 16, 2011
Aside from Shakespeare, no writer has more thoroughly engaged the public’s imagination than Charles Dickens; no gallery of characters is more varied or memorable. This presentation examines various aspects of Dickens’s life and reputation, the broad range of his fiction, and the various illustrators who added a crucial visual element to his verbal design.

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  • Class Format: Hands on
  • Audience: Adults, Book Lovers

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