A Christmas Carol

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A Christmas Carol

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Evidence

Jonathan Rose, ""How Historians Study Reader Response: or, What did Jo Think of Bleak House?"": "" ... some of ... [Dickens"s readers] found it difficult to share his anguish over the hardships of the clerkly classes. Growing up in the depressed steelworks town of Merthyr Tydfil between the world wars, some poor schoolboys were a bit baffled when their teacher read them A Christmas Carol: " ... we never could understand why it was considered why Bob Cratchit was hard done by -- a good job, we all thought he had."""

Source

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Notes
Quotation from R. L. Lee, The Town That Died (London, 1975) 88.

How to cite this record

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/100513
Accessed on 2019/10/17 12:05:07

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A Christmas Carol

Reading experience
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Evidence

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Source

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Notes
Quotation from R. L. Lee, The Town That Died (London, 1975) 88.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Literature in the Marketplace: Nineteenth-Century British Publishing and Reading Practices
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/100513
Accessed on 2019/10/17 12:05:07

Related place
Wales
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