Dickens' Women

Dickens' Women


A get together of the singular lady characters to be present in Dickens's works
 
In his novels Dickens provides a sequence of unequalled pix of ladies, old and young. From Little Nell to overlook Havisham, those women and girls communicate to audiences this present day, making readers snicker and occasionally cry. the preferred British actress Miriam Margolyes could be traveling the world in 2012, the bicentenary of Dickens delivery, with a one-woman exhibit approximately Dickens' ladies, and this booklet accompanies the express by means of development at the script and increasing to incorporate many extra of the feminine characters Dickens defined and analyzed so astutely in his novels. "Mrs Pipchin was once a marvellous ill-favoured, ill-conditioned outdated girl, of a stooping determine, with a mottled face, like undesirable marble, a hook nostril, and a difficult gray eye, that seemed as though it will possibly were hammered at on an anvil with out maintaining any injury."

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