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Charles Dickens. Since the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837, until his death in 1901, it was a time of social transformation that forced writers to take positions on issues more immediate. Despite strong social criticism that arose in many of his works, Queen Victoria was a fan of Dickens. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Charles Dickens

  • Since the coronationof QueenVictoria in1837,untilhis death in1901,it was a time ofsocial transformationthat forcedwriters totake positionson issuesmore immediate.Despitestrong social criticismthat arose inmany of his works, QueenVictoriawas afan ofDickens.

  • Charles Dickens was born at Landport, inPortsea, on February 7, 1812, . He was an English novelist, generally considered the greatest of thevictorian period.

    Dickens enjoyed a wider popularity and fame than had any previous author during his lifetime, and he remains popular, having been responsible for some of English literature's most iconic novels and characters.

    He went toRomeLaneSchool,and he studied culture at William Gile school. Finally Charles got a degree in Oxford

  • The season of the skinny cows Charleslived ina very hard time.This periodis characterized by themiseryof society, vandalism,crime,economic problems, people were starving

  • AN ORDINARY DAY FOR MOST OF THE CHILDRENMost children of this age worked since very young, The poor children didn't go to school, they were abused and they had to work if they wanted to eat, and sometimes the children had to steal because they were dying of hunger.

  • HIS MOST POPULAR WORKS Papeles pstumos del Club Pickwick

    Oliver TwistLittle DorritDavid CopperfieldMartin Chezzlewit Tale of Two CitiesGreat ExpectationsOur Mutual FriendThe Signal Man Bleak HouseHard TimesPapeles pstumos del Club Pickwick

  • THEIR MAIN TOPICS The main topics of his books are very different: for example the , joy, fear, fantasy the of love, or poverty the sadness magic

  • DICKENS BOOKS HAVE BEEN SHOWN AT THE CINEMA HARD TIMES

    CUENTO DE NAVIDAD

    LOS FANTASMAS ATACAN AL JEFE

    OLIVER TWIST

    GRANDES ESPERANZAS

  • OPINION/SOME INFORMATION ABOUT ONE OF THEM. I thinkCharlesDikendis one of themost importantwritersof history andfor that reasoneventoday he is regardedas a greatnovelist. The bookthat I likemost is "A ChristmasCarol" becauseCharlestells the story ofa manverystingyand selfish.But the threeghostsof Christmasmake hima visit andchange hisway of being.Finally the oldstingymanbecomesaverygenerous and kindperson.

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