Charles Dickens

Helpful Resources for Students

Samples of Work
Themes & Theme Analysis
Photograph Gallery
Style Analysis
Imagery Analysis
Literary Devices
Influences on World Literature
Victorian Movement
Multimedia Links
Helpful Resources for Students
Works Cited


Student Resources:


Classical Literature Library:

Includes complete transcriptions of many of Dickens' full lenght novels. As well as, short stories and his earliest newspaper articles and social commentaries.


University of California: Charles Dickens Project:

The project includes chronology, trivia and also includes links to BBC's Dickens gallery.



The site offers concise summaries of all of Dickens’ full length novels, including chapter summaries, character analysis, highlights of important quotes and interactive quizzes. The site even includes MLA citation tips.


The Dickens’ Search Engine

The site allows users to search twenty of Dickens’ most popular novels. Search can be conducted by search any word or all of the words listed. Results are listed in variable amounts per page.