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Heart of a thespian

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12 June 2012

Heart of a thespian: Charles Dickens, as the fêted novelist at the height of his career, in an illustration from Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World by the actor Simon Callow, the special focus of whose lively account is the great storyteller’s close involvement with the stage throughout his life (Harper Press, £16.99 hbk (£15.30); 978-0-00-744530-1)

Heart of a thespian: Charles Dickens, as the fêted novelist at the height of his career, in an illustration from Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre...

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