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Charles Dickens in Chancery being an account of his proceedings in respect of the "Christmas carol" : with some gossip in relation to the old law courts at Westminster by Edward Tyrrell Jaques

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Published by Longmans, Green and Co... in London .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870

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Bound in cream coated paper wrappers.

Statementby E.T. Jaques....
The Physical Object
Pagination95, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18137798M

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Charles Dickens' ninth novel, illustrated by Phiz, was intended to illustrate the evils caused by long, drawn-out suits in the Courts of Chancery. Dickens had observed the inner workings of the courts as a reporter in his youth and observes in Bleak House: The one great principle of the English law is to make business for itself. Bleak House was Charles Dickens novel that documents the tragi-comic events surrounding the chancery court case of Jarndyce v Jarndyce. Told with an unusual blend of shifting perspectives, the first being a first person narrative and the second an omniscient, present tense narrator, Dickens describes a London where justice is turned upside 4/5(4K).   Charles Dickens in Chancery; being an account of his proceedings in respect of the "Christmas carol", with some gossip in relation to the old law courts at WestminsterPages:   At the start of his Preface Dickens describes how he had recently heard a Chancery judge telling a large audience that the Court of Chancery was almost immaculate, and that a recent trivial blemish or so in its rate of progress had been entirely owing to the “parsimony of the public”, which had declined to enlarge the number of Chancery judges “appointed – I believe by Richard the Second, .

Bleak House is a novel by Charles Dickens, first published as a episode serial between March and September The novel has many characters and several sub-plots, and is told partly by the novel's heroine, Esther Summerson, and partly by an omniscient the centre of Bleak House is a long-running legal case in the Court of Chancery, Jarndyce and Jarndyce, which comes about Author: Charles Dickens. Order of Charles Dickens Books. Charles Dickens () was an English author who is considered to be the greatest novelist of the Victorian Era. He is best known for works such as Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and lots more. His work was praised for its humour, satire and observations of society. Charles Dickens began his career as a writer with Sketches by Boz in It was a series dealing with London life in the manner and style of Leigh Hunt. However, the earliest of Charles Dicken’s work that caught appreciation was Pickwick Papers which was published in It was written at the suggestion of an editor, for serial publication. Chapter 1 In Chancery. LONDON. Michaelmas Term lately over, and the Lord Chancellor sitting in Lincoln s 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.