The Seven Poor Travellers by Charles Dickens
Author: Charles Dickens | Published: 1854
The Seven Poor Travellers
Find out more about The Seven Poor Travellers.
About Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens was one of England’s most prolific authors, and his works remain some of the most beloved and read literature in the English language. Born on February 7, 1812 in Portsmouth, Dickens had a difficult childhood that heavily influenced many of his writings. After a brief stint as a law clerk at age 15, Dickens soon began writing for newspapers and magazines. His first novel, The Pickwick Papers, was published in 1836 to critical acclaim.
Dickens went on to write some of the most well-known novels in history including Oliver Twist (1839), A Christmas Carol (1843), David Copperfield (1850) and Great Expectations (1861). His works are noted for their sociological insight into Victorian life; depicting the struggles of those living in poverty combined with the satirical wit that he is so renowned for. Find out more about Charles Dickens.