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date: 27 February 2024

amusements and recreation. 

Source:
The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens
Author(s):
Hugh CunninghamHugh Cunningham

Dickens had a profound interest in popular recreation, and reference to it suffuses his early fiction and his journalism throughout his life. His basic philosophy can be found in the words he put into the mouth of Sleary, the ... ...

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