The Textual Life of Dickens’s Characters

  • James A. Davies

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. James A. Davies
    Pages 1-21
  3. James A. Davies
    Pages 22-56
  4. James A. Davies
    Pages 57-109
  5. James A. Davies
    Pages 110-130
  6. James A. Davies
    Pages 164-170
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 171-187

About this book


By focusing on selected characters and characterizations from all stages of Dickens' literary career, both fiction and non-fiction, this book looks at the thematic significance of the modern distinction between story and text.


Calvinism Charles Dickens expectation fiction Italy non-fiction stage structure

Authors and affiliations

  • James A. Davies
    • 1
  1. 1.University CollegeSwanseaUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-08584-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-08582-8
  • About this book