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In Jail with Charles Dickens

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In Jail with Charles Dickens
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Publisher: Suckling & Galloway
ISBN/ASIN: 1151728993
Number of pages: 190

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Readers of Charles Dickens must all have remarked the deep and abiding interest he took in that grim accessory to civilization, the prison. He not only went jail hunting whenever opportunity offered, but made a profound study of the rules, practices and abuses of these institutions.

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