David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
Author: Charles Dickens | Published: 1850
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About Charles Dickens
Since his rise to fame in the 1840s, Charles Dickens has been one of the world's most beloved authors. Born on February 7th, 1812, in Portsmouth, England, Charles Dickens wrote some of the greatest works of English literature. His novels are known for their strong social commentary and insight into Victorian society.
Throughout his career which spanned five decades, Dickens wrote a total of fifteen novels including Oliver Twist (1838), David Copperfield (1850) and Great Expectations (1861). He also published two Christmas stories; A Christmas Carol (1843) and The Chimes (1845). His work was highly praised by critics even during his lifetime and many of his books were adapted into plays or movies after his death. Find out more about Charles Dickens.