Michael Allen. Charles Dickens' Childhood. St. Leonards: Oxford-Stockley, new edition due 2012.
Michael Allen. Charles Dickens and the Blacking Factory. St. Leonards: Oxford-Stockley, 2011.
Ruth Richardson. Dickens and the Workhouse. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Paul Schlicke. The Oxford Companion to Charles Dickens. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
For information on the web, see David Perdue's Dickens Page, which offers a splendid range of information.
Most of Dickens's novels and minor works are available free online.
In this exhibition
- Dickens: life from birth to 'Boz'
- Dickens: at 'The Mirror of Parliament'
- Dickens: early pseudonymous works reviewed
- A chronology of Dickens's major works
- Seven Dickens first editions
- A Dickens manuscript letter, 1847
- An original Dickens speech
- Further reading