An Exhibit on Charles Dicken's Life and Legacy

Charles Dickens is one of the most celebrated authors in history. His life and legacy is commemorated in this special exhibition. Know more about it after the break…

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Charles Dickens is considered to be the most English of storytellers. His most famous works include A Christmas Carol, A Tale of Two Cities, and Great Expectations, among many others — all of which received unparalleled recognition in the world of literature.

This exhibit, Charles Dickens: Life & Legacy, celebrates our beloved writer’s 200th birthday. The display includes Dickens’ drawings, engravings, paintings, photographs, and portraits.

Photo via London Confidential

Details:
Charles Dickens: Life & Legacy
National Portrait Gallery
St Martin’s Place, London
WC2H OHE, England
+44 (0) 20 7306 0055
Until April 22nd 2012

Images and information in this article were taken from ePHOTOzine, London Confidential, and Wikimedia.

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