Gillian Anderson, Helena Bonham Carter and Miss Havisham on film
Miss Havisham (Gillian Anderson) 'Great Expectations' Costume designed by Annie Symons.
Workhouse for boys early my grandfather would have went to something similar in the George Hill 1886 to
This site discusses the themes and motifs and trends in Dickens' work. These include: social injustice, especially for the poverty stricken young; the corrupting influence of wealth; the strength and power of strong human relationships.
Thousands of online books, this link is to Charles Dickens books
Tour Scotland Photographs: Old photograph of Niddry Castle near Winchburgh in West Lothian, Scotland. This Scottish castle was built around 1500 by Lord Seton. Mary Queen of Scots, stayed here on 2 May after her escape from captivity in Loch Leven Castle
Top 20 Victorian Era British Movies Ever Made - PopOptiq
Character/Point of View: Pip begins the story as a young orphan boy raised by his sister and brother-in-law. Pip is passionate, romantic, and somewhat unrealistic at heart
Industrialisation had a dramatic effect upon all aspects of Victorian life. Paul Schlicke examines how it led to the growth of commercial entertainment and the presence of these new cultural forms in the novels of Charles Dickens.
John Mullan discusses wealth & poverty in Dickens's novels