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Los perezosos

Pequeño libro escrito a cuatro manos en 1857 entre Charles Dickens y Wilkie Collins, coetáneos y amigos. Es mejor la parte primera, en la que destacan el sentido del humor inglés, el desenfado, la diversión...

Dombey e hijo

These are the affairs handled by the shipping firm "Dombey and Son". Dombey is rich and loses his wife in childbirth. The son, Paul, is sent to Dr Blimber's school but dies after an illness. The daughter is...

Juicio por asesinato

The Trial for Murder is a collaborative work, written by Dickens and Charles Allston Collins. It is a mystery story and it was published in 1866 in Three Ghost stories.

C.A. (España, 2015)

The Signal Man

It is a ghost story and in fact it was published as Three Ghost stories.
A year before he wrote the story, on 9 June 1865 the Staplehurst rail crash took place. The train in which Dickens was...

Historia de dos ciudades

The story is set in Paris at the time of the French Revolution and in London. Dr Manette, a French physician, witnesses how cruelly treated a peasant and his sister are by the Marquis of St Evremonde. After...

Dorrit

A notorious murderer in Marseilles tells his cell mate of how he killed his wife. Arthur Clennam is traveling back to London having been given a watch by his father on his death in China and was bringing it...

Barnaby Rudge

This is an historical novel covering the Gordon riots of 1780 against popery. The gentleman Reuben Haredale is murdered and his Catholic brother, Geoffrey, is the sworn enemy of Sir John Chester, the man...