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Prince Charles leads Dickens anniverary celebrations

Bleak House is Dickens' grandest, most virtuosic achievement, but with all that grandeur and virtuosity it still makes me cry for Esther Summerson. The novel is divided into two strands: the story of rich, haughty, reserved Lady Dedlock, He was Charles Dickens, one of the world's greatest storytellers, and most complex characters. Two hundred years […]