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Charles Dickens – What They Won’t Tell You … – By Michael Cooper

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Childhood Influences  –  Family Ties   – AND MUCH MORE There is something about Charles Dickens’ imaginative power … that defies explanation in purely biographical terms. Nevertheless, his biography shows the source of that power and is the best place to begin to define it. The second child of John and Elizabeth Dickens, Charles was born on February 7, 1812, near Portsmouth on England’s south coast. At that time John Dickens was stationed in Portsmouth as a clerk in the Navy Pay Office. The family was of lower-middle-class origins, JohnRead More