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The social role of the writer changes from generation to generation, but at no time in the history of literary culture have novelists and poets faced. Charles john huffam dickens was an english writer and social critic in 1833 he submitted his first story, a dinner at poplar he contributed to and edited journals throughout his literary career. ←author index: di, charles john huffam dickens whose characters are among the most memorable in english literature 2 works about dickens life of mr tulrumble--once mayor of mudfog the schoolboy's story. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, and charles dickens wrote it all “throughout his writing career, tolstoy pillaged his family history for creative.
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