The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club

New York: Hurst and Company, [circa 1910?].

Price: $20.00

Hardcover. Later printing. Cover illustration by F. Earl Christy. Pages slightly age-toned, hinge cracked, boards rubbed and soiled, spine tanned and worn, good only.

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Item #245386 The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. Charles DICKENS.

Charles Dickens
birth name: Charles John Huffman Dickens
born: 2/7/1812
died: 6/9/1870
nationality: Great Britain

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English novelist, generally considered the greatest of the Victorian period. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature Random Dickens trivia - the first professional baseball team was the Dolly Vardens, a Philadelphia, PA all-African-American, all-female baseball team formed in 1867 (two years before the Cincinnati Red Stockings). Their name came from a character in the Dickens's novella Barnaby Rudge. The Dolly Vardens folded after a short time due to lack of support.more

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