Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist
A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook
Edited by Juliet John
Routledge – 2006 – 216 pages
Series: Routledge Guides to Literature
Charles Dickens’ Oliver Twist is one of the most significant novels of the Victorian era and having been adapted for both stage and screen, retains its impact in the cultural consciousness of many nations. Taking the form of a sourcebook, this guide to Dickens’ novel includes:
Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for those beginning a detailed study of Oliver Twist and seeking not only a guide to the novel, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds Dickens’ text.
Juliet John is senior lecturer in Nineteenth-Century Literature at the University of Liverpool. She has published several books on Dickens and on Nineteenth-Century Culture.