Perhaps no writer in all of literature was better able to populate his world with memorable characters that immediately seemed so very true to life than Charles Dickens. Dickens' magical touch is evident throughout this delightful collection of stories including Horatio Sparkins, The Bloomsbury Christening and Mrs. Lirriper's Lodgings. Bringing the stories to vivid life are the wonderful illustrations of Edward Ardizzone. The Boarding House Horatio Sparkings The Bloomsbury Christening Mr. Minns and His Cousin Nobody's Story Going into Society Somebody's Luggage Mrs. Lirriper's Lodgings Mrs.
Lirriper's Legacy Dr. Marigold Mugby Junction "Births. Mrs. Meed, of a Son" The Lamplighter To be Read at Dusk Hunted Down George Silverman's Explanation