Dickens and Women.
London et al: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1983. 4to., xii, 465 pp., 8 pages of b&w plates on glossy paper. Original red paper boards with title in gilt to backstrip, in pictorial dustjacket. Like new. Inscribed in ink by the author on the title-page. First edition. A look at Dickenss own experience of womenas son, brother, lover, husband, fatheras it affected the deepest currents of his emotional life; at his perception of female nature and conception of womens role in the home and outside it; and at the ways in which these found expression in his art.
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