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Sketches by Boz, version 2

Gelesen von Hamlet

(3,5 Sterne; 3 Bewertungen)

A collection of early writings of Charles Dickens under his early pseudonym, "Boz." They first appeared in various publications from 1833 to 1836. Divided into four sections, "Our Parish," "Scenes," "Characters," and "Tales." The first three sections are descriptions of various people and places, and the final section contains fictional short stories. (19 hr 6 min)

Chapters

PREFACE - OUR PARISH CHAPTER I—THE BEADLE. THE PARISH ENGINE. THE SCHOOLMASTER

13:27

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER II—THE CURATE. THE OLD LADY. THE HALF-PAY CAPTAIN

14:56

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER III—THE FOUR SISTERS

12:04

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER IV—THE ELECTION FOR BEADLE

16:50

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER V—THE BROKER’S MAN

20:50

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER VI—THE LADIES’ SOCIETIES

13:29

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OUR PARISH CHAPTER VII—OUR NEXT-DOOR NEIGHBOUR

15:59

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SCENES CHAPTER I—THE STREETS—MORNING

13:53

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SCENES CHAPTER II—THE STREETS—NIGHT

13:50

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SCENES CHAPTER III—SHOPS AND THEIR TENANTS

10:29

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SCENES CHAPTER IV—SCOTLAND-YARD

11:10

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SCENES CHAPTER V—SEVEN DIALS

10:42

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SCENES CHAPTER VI—MEDITATIONS IN MONMOUTH-STREET

16:13

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SCENES CHAPTER VII—HACKNEY-COACH STANDS

10:46

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SCENES CHAPTER VIII—DOCTORS’ COMMONS

14:07

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SCENES CHAPTER IX—LONDON RECREATIONS

12:39

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SCENES CHAPTER X—THE RIVER

15:32

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SCENES CHAPTER XI—ASTLEY’S

16:33

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SCENES CHAPTER XII—GREENWICH FAIR

19:33

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SCENES CHAPTER XIII—PRIVATE THEATRES

16:16

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SCENES CHAPTER XIV—VAUXHALL-GARDENS BY DAY

12:40

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SCENES CHAPTER XV—EARLY COACHES

13:06

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SCENES CHAPTER XVI—OMNIBUSES

10:12

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SCENES CHAPTER XVII—THE LAST CAB-DRIVER, AND THE FIRST OMNIBUS CAD

22:55

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SCENES CHAPTER XVIII—A PARLIAMENTARY SKETCH

27:26

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SCENES CHAPTER XIX—PUBLIC DINNERS

14:43

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SCENES CHAPTER XX—THE FIRST OF MAY

18:40

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SCENES CHAPTER XXI—BROKERS’ AND MARINE-STORE SHOPS

11:07

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SCENES CHAPTER XXII—GIN-SHOPS

13:20

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SCENES CHAPTER XXIII—THE PAWNBROKER’S SHOP

17:51

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SCENES CHAPTER XXIV—CRIMINAL COURTS

10:26

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SCENES CHAPTER XXV—A VISIT TO NEWGATE

34:06

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER I—THOUGHTS ABOUT PEOPLE

13:33

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER II—A CHRISTMAS DINNER

12:17

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER III—THE NEW YEAR

12:32

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER IV—MISS EVANS AND THE EAGLE

11:00

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER V—THE PARLOUR ORATOR

12:25

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER VI—THE HOSPITAL PATIENT

9:38

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER VII—THE MISPLACED ATTACHMENT OF MR. JOHN DOUNCE

14:17

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER VIII—THE MISTAKEN MILLINER. A TALE OF AMBITION

14:35

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER IX—THE DANCING ACADEMY

14:01

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER X—SHABBY-GENTEEL PEOPLE

10:03

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER XI—MAKING A NIGHT OF IT

13:46

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CHARACTERS CHAPTER XII—THE PRISONERS’ VAN

7:19

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TALES CHAPTER I—THE BOARDING-HOUSE - CHAPTER I

39:10

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TALES CHAPTER I—THE BOARDING-HOUSE - CHAPTER THE SECOND

45:56

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TALES CHAPTER II—MR. MINNS AND HIS COUSIN

23:57

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TALES CHAPTER III—SENTIMENT

27:32

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TALES CHAPTER IV—THE TUGGSES AT RAMSGATE

45:59

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TALES CHAPTER V—HORATIO SPARKINS

35:58

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TALES CHAPTER VI—THE BLACK VEIL

26:13

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TALES CHAPTER VII—THE STEAM EXCURSION

49:00

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TALES CHAPTER VIII—THE GREAT WINGLEBURY DUEL

39:01

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TALES CHAPTER IX—MRS. JOSEPH PORTER

23:05

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TALES CHAPTER X—A PASSAGE IN THE LIFE OF MR. WATKINS TOTTLE - CHAPTER THE FIRST

33:59

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TALES CHAPTER X—A PASSAGE IN THE LIFE OF MR. WATKINS TOTTLE - CHAPTER THE SECOND

49:30

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TALES CHAPTER XI—THE BLOOMSBURY CHRISTENING

37:28

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TALES CHAPTER XII—THE DRUNKARD’S DEATH

28:14

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