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December 22, 2005

Bleak House

It is Charles Dickens seasons: just the time for his animated life story. Wonderful. Once you are done with that, it is time to see if you can survive Charles Dicken's London...

Charles Dickens is much loved for his great contribution to classical English literature. He is the quintessential Victorian author: his epic stories, vivid characters and exhaustive depiction of contemporary life are unforgettable.

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London. Michaelmas term lately over, and the Lord Chancellor sitting in Lincolnís Inn Hall. Implacable November weather. As much mud in the streets as if the waters had but newly retired from the face of the earth, and it would not be wonderful to meet a Megalosaurus, forty feet long or so, waddling like an elephantine lizard up Holborn Hill...

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