Photograph of Gad's Hill Place, Charles Dickens and group

Description

This photograph is of Gad's Hill Place, the country home of Charles Dickens in Higham, Kent. Dickens can be seen lying on the grass in the light coloured suit, front right, surrounded by a group of friends and family.

Full title:
Naudin's Portfolio [of photographs, with descriptive letterpress]
Published:
estimated 1864, London
Format:
Photograph / Image
Creator:
Adolph Naudin
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
1758.a.19.

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Great Expectations and class

Article by:
John Bowen
Theme:
The novel 1832–1880

The world of Great Expectations is one in which fortunes can be suddenly made and just as suddenly lost. Professor John Bowen explores how the novel’s characters negotiate and perform class in this atmosphere of social and financial instability.

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