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Charles Dickens: Born on February 7, 1812, Charles Dickens is one of the most popular literary authors of all time. After a very tumultuous childhood, Dickens finally succeeded in getting his first story in a London periodical. As the number of his published works increased, so did his fame. Although he died in 1870, Dickens works are some of the most famous written works in the English language.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Young men -- England -- Fiction.
Ex-convicts -- Fiction.
Working class -- Fiction.
Benefactors -- Fiction.
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870. -- Great expectations.