Charles Dickens 200th Anniversary Collection Vol. 5


Read by LibriVox Volunteers


2012 was the 200th anniversary of Dickens' birth. This is the fifth and last volume; the first volume of short works - fiction, essays, poetry and speeches, previously unrecorded for LibriVox, was catalogued by Dickens' birthday on February 7th 2012, and further volumes followed throughout the anniversary year. (Summary by Ruth Golding)

(6 hr 56 min)

Chapters

A Preliminary Word: Leading article in the first edition of Household Words 7:04 Read by Kristin Gjerløw
The Very Friendly Young Gentleman, from Sketches of Young Gentlemen 9:50 Read by Alisson Veldhuis
The Military Young Gentleman, from Sketches of Young Gentlemen 10:33 Read by Alisson Veldhuis
George Silverman's Explanation, Part 1 48:01 Read by dan_h
George Silverman's Explanation, Part 2 33:43 Read by dan_h
A Flight, from Household Words, Vol. III 26:41 Read by Joy S Grape
Reflections of a Lord Mayor from Household Words, Vol. X 14:01 Read by Jason Mills
The Contradictory Couple, from Sketches of Young Couples 11:39 Read by Bill Mosley
The Couple who Dote upon Their Children, from Sketches of Young Couples 16:50 Read by Bill Mosley
Bill-sticking from Reprinted Pieces 35:54 Read by Muriel
The Ghost of Art, from Reprinted Pieces 17:39 Read by Kristin Gjerløw
Out of Town from Reprinted Pieces 20:29 Read by Ruth Golding
Sunday under Three Heads, Dedication and Chapter 1 28:43 Read by MaryAnn
Sunday under Three Heads, Chapter 2 24:38 Read by MaryAnn
Sunday under Three Heads, Chapter 3 23:03 Read by sid
The Thousand and One Humbugs I, from Household Words, Vol. XI 19:27 Read by NoelBadrian
The Thousand and One Humbugs II, from Household Words, Vol. XI 22:22 Read by NoelBadrian
The Thousand and One Humbugs III, from Household Words, Vol. XI 21:57 Read by NoelBadrian
Curious Misprint in the Edinburgh Review from Old Lamps for New Ones 18:41 Read by Petra
Personal from Household Words, 12th June 1858 5:15 Read by Bill Mosley