Charles Dickens (International) assertion i(31 works by)
This international person is included in AustLit to identify a relationship with Australian literature.
Born: Established: 1812 ; Died: Ceased: 1870
Gender: Male
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  • The Sydney newspaper the Southern Queen carried a report in 1845 stating that Dickens was due to visit Australia 'not to make a mere passing visit for the sake of taking notes - but as a settler'.
  • A Van Diemen's Land edition of the Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, (the Pickwick Papers) was published by Henry Dowling in Launceston in 1838.

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