Charles Dickens was born 1812 in Landport, Hampshire
Charles Dickens is considered to be one of the greatest English novelists
and social commentators of the Victorian period. He was a champion of the
poor, as his novels brought to attention the appalling poverty of the poorer
citizens of London.
Dickens's career as a writer of fiction started in 1833 when his short stories
and essays appeared in periodicals. His Sketches By Boz and The Pickwick
Papers were published in 1836.In the same year he married the daughter of
his friend George Hogarth, Catherine Hogarth.
These walks will take you to the haunts and famous landmarks of this truly
Charles Dickens Biography. London walk with Dickens.
This brief Charles Dickens Biography will enhance your enjoyment of our London Walks in which the writer features. It traces Dickens life from his happy early childhood in kent, follows him through his traumatic teenage years in London, highlights his successes and follows him through to his final days back amongst the kent countryside he knew and loved as a child.
Life of Charles Dickens.
These free London walks continue with a a journey through Charles Dickens London. This section ncludes details of the life of Charles Dickens.
Charles Dickens Biography. London walks.
The tour of Charles Dickens London continues with a visit to Barnard's Inn where Pip was living in Great Expectations. It ends with a little biography of Charles Dickens.
Walks in Charles Dickens London.
The Charles Dickens London Walk continues with a visit to Lincoln's Inn. It features quotations from Bleak House and discusses several other Charles Dickens Books. This is one of our original Lonodn Walks.
Guided Walks In Dickens' London
The Guided Walks in Dickens London continue through the streets that he knew and wrote about and features a visit to the facinating Sir John Soane Museum.
Dickens London A Walk
The Guide To Dickens London continues with a visit to the house of Charles Dickens great Friend, John Forster. It also visits Ye Olde Curiosity Shop.
Dickens London walk. Great Expectations
Your tour of Charles Dickens London walks into the wonderful and Magical Temple of which Dickens wrote 'you can read on its gates 'who eneters here leaves noise behind.'
Temple Church. Knights Templar.
The journey through Dickens London continues with a visit to the Temple Church, which was built in 1195 by the Knights Templar.
The Charles Dickens Museum
Your Dickens London Walk ends with a visit to The Charles Dickens Museum to which the author moved with his family in 1837 and where he finished Pickwick Papers; wrote Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby and started work on Barnaby Rudge. It wa also here that his sister-in-law Mary Hogarth died and created a vacuum in his life that Dickens strove to fill.