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Author Allen, Michael, 1945-

Title Charles Dickens and the blacking factory / Michael Allen.

Publication Info. St Leonards, U.K. : Oxford-Stockley, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B DIC    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 310 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-299) and index.
Summary The story of Charles Dickens' childhood and work at Warren's Blacking, a boot polish factory.
Contents Chatham and the Lamertes -- George Lamerte's wider family -- Blacking -- 1824 -- Charles Dickens' account -- What happened afterwards -- Pleadings in the case of Woodd v Lamerte -- Affidavits in the case of Warren v Lamerte -- Pleadings in the case of Warren v Lamerte -- Affidavits in the case of Warren v Lamerte
Subject Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Childhood and youth.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
ISBN 9781463687908 paperback
1463687907 paperback

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