The face of Charles Dickens - portraits of the great author

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Free public lecture from Gresham College. Available as video, audio and transcript

Overview:
Charles Dickens was drawn, painted and photographed more than most of his contemporaries. Great Victorian artist's such as William Powell Frith RA and even the famous US photographers Gurney & Son captured his famous features.This lecture tells you about these and many more and what Dickens thought about them all.
Recorded on Thursday 24 November 2005

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In Collection(s): Charles Dickens
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