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Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
Published his first novel in that magazine
- "Oliver Twist"
A publisher in a magazine called "Bentley´s Miscellany"
1850 "David Copperfield"
1861 "Great expectations"
1843 "A Christmas Carol"
Interested in theatre
Became a parliamentary and newspaper reporter
Bad financial situation
Father sent to prison due to debt 1824 (Charles dropped out of school)
a British novelist and author
known for his satirical works
one of his chidren also a writer
illustrated his works on his own
History of Henry Esmond
wife severely depressed
Thomas Hardy (1840-1927)
Far from the Madding Crowd
wrote in a great variety of poetic forms
designed his own house (Max Gate)
became ill with pleurisy and died
trained as an architect in Dorchester
formal education ended at the age 16
wrote poetry throughout his life
considered a Victorian novelist
an English novelist and poet
Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)
Christ College: senior student (1850)
Had a family with 11 siblings
"Scrabble"- early version
Alice through the looking glass 1871
Alice in wonderland 1865
novelist Henry Kingsley
Thames river 1862
inspiration Alice Liddell