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Travel and Exploration Series: The Uncommercial Traveller By Charles Dickens
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The Uncommercial Traveller is a collection of literary sketches and reminiscences written by Charles Dickens. He seems to have chosen the title and persona of the Uncommercial Traveller as a result... More > of a speech he gave on the 22 December 1859 to the Commercial Travellers' School London in his role as honorary chairman and treasurer. The persona sits well with a writer who liked to travel, not only as a tourist, but also to research and report what he found; visiting Europe, America and giving book readings throughout Britain. He does not seem content to rest late in his career when he had attained wealth and comfort and continued travelling locally, walking the streets of London in the mould of the flâneur, a 'gentleman stroller of city streets'. He often suffered from insomnia and his night-time wanderings gave him an insight into some of the hidden aspects of Victorian London, details of which he also incorporated into his novels.< Less
Travel and Exploration Series: The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices By Charles Dickens
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Charles Dickens is vastly famous as a novelist, who illustrated the minute and subtle observations in large details. However, his books on travel writing are not less impressive and informative. His... More > observation of the places visited is so acute and deep that one wonders at his ability as a writer. In this book you will find the wonderful aesthetic and informative examples to guide you as to what travel writing is actually. His details of the things and people are highly admirable. Enjoy Reading.< Less
Travel and Exploration Series: Pictures from Italy By Charles Dickens
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Many books have been written upon Italy, affording many means of studying the history of that interesting country, and the innumerable associations entwined about it. I make but little reference to... More > that stock of information; not at all regarding it as a necessary consequence of my having had recourse to the storehouse for my own benefit, that I should reproduce its easily accessible contents before the eyes of my readers.... ---Charles Dickens ISBN: 978-1-105-19046-9< Less

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