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Charles Dickens as a legal historian.

Holdsworth, William Searle Sir

Charles Dickens as a legal historian.

by Holdsworth, William Searle Sir

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Published by Haskell House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Knowledge -- Law.,
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Characters -- Lawyers.,
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
    • Legal stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Courts -- Great Britain -- Historiography.,
    • Lawyers in literature.,
    • Law in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe Storrs lectures, Law School, Yale University, 1927, Storrs lectures on jurisprudence,, 1927.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4589 .H6 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5328050M
      ISBN 100838313752
      LC Control Number72181001

      Dickens was born Charles John Huffam Dickens on February 7, , in Portsmouth, on the southern coast of England. The famed British author was the second of eight : Generally regarded as one of the giants of English literature, Charles Dickens enjoyed extensive popularity during his lifetime and his books continue to be widely read. Born in in England, Dickens did factory work as a child and had little formal education. While working as a reporter, Dickens published his first stories and sketches.

      Here are 10 stories to introduce readers of all ages to Charles Dickens and his Victorian England filled with orphans, expectations, and Christmas spirits, including adaptations of Dickens geared toward young readers, engaging looks into the author’s life, and a few kid-friendly classics straight from the author’s quill. Getting to Know Missing: legal historian. Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February – 9 June ) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.

        BLEAK HOUSE by Charles Dickens ABOUT THE BOOK: Bleak House is one of Charles Dickens's major novels, first published as a serial between March and September The novel has many. Great Expectations is the thirteenth novel by Charles Dickens and his penultimate completed novel, which depicts the education of an orphan nicknamed Pip (the book is a bildungsroman, a coming-of-age story).It is Dickens's second novel, after David Copperfield, to be fully narrated in the first person. The novel was first published as a serial in Dickens's weekly periodical All the Year Round Author: Charles Dickens.


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Charles Dickens as a legal historian by Holdsworth, William Searle Sir Download PDF EPUB FB2

Holdsworth proves that historians should study the novels of Charles Dickens as source material about the workings of English law and legal institutions.

He shows how Bleak House highlights the procedures of the Court of Chancery, and Pickwick Papers illuminates the procedure of the common law.5/5(1). Holdsworth proves that historians should study the novels of Charles Dickens as source material about the workings of English law and legal institutions.

He shows how Bleak House highlights the procedures of the Court of Chancery, and Pickwick Papers illuminates the procedure of the common law.4/5.

Holdsworth proves that historians should study the novels of Charles Dickens as source material about the workings of English law and legal institutions. He shows how Bleak House highlights the. As a source for many helpful sidelights on legal history, the eminent author regards the novels of Charles Dickens as particularly valuable.

"There are," he says, "two main reasons why Dickens' pictures of the courts, the lawyers, and the law of his day have this unique value. In the first place, they. Holdsworth, William S. Charles Dickens as a Legal Historian. New Haven: Yale University Press, pp.

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It was published between and In Dickens’ biography, Life of Charles Dickens (), John Forster wrote of David Copperfield, “underneath the fiction lay something of the author’s life.” It was Dickens's personal favourite among his own novels, as he wrote in the author's preface to the edition of the g place: Poets' Corner, Westminster Abbey, England.

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Bleak House and the Procedure of the Court of Chancery IV. Pickwick and the Procedure of the Common Law /5(1). Holdsworth, William Searle, Sir, Charles Dickens as a legal historian. William Searle Holdsworth, Sir; Ganson Goodyear Depew Memorial Fund. "Addresses delivered in the William L.

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Charles Dickens as a Legal Historian. Originally published: New Haven: Yale University Press, pp. Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN ; ISBN Paperback. New. * The distinguished English historian, Professor Holdsworth, has contrived even during his moments of.

Dickens enjoyed a wider popularity during his lifetime than had any previous author. Much in his work could appeal to the simple and the sophisticated, to the poor and to the queen, and technological developments as well as the qualities of his work enabled his fame to spread worldwide very quickly.

His long career saw fluctuations in the reception and sales of individual novels, but none of. Bleak House is a novel by Charles Dickens, first published as a episode serial between March and September The novel has many characters and several sub-plots, and is told partly by the novel's heroine, Esther Summerson, and partly by an omniscient the centre of Bleak House is a long-running legal case in the Court of Chancery, Jarndyce and Jarndyce, which comes about Author: Charles Dickens.

As a source for many helpful sidelights on legal history, the eminent author regards the novels of Charles Dickens as particularly valuable. "There are," he says, "two main reasons why Dickens' pictures of the courts, the lawyers, and the law of his day have this unique value.

In the first place, they give us information which we can get nowhere : Fowler V. Harper. Legal Insights from Charles Dickens Holdsworth, William S. Charles Dickens as a Legal Historian.

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