In the 1950s one of the two remaining London houses where Charles Dickens lived, 1 Devonshire Terrace, was demolished to make way for an office block. Dickens lived there between 1839 and 1850 and wrote 5 of his novels there, The Sphere, 2 March 1957
On Charles Dickens’ 208th birthday, the London museum that bears his name celebrated by unveiling more than 300 recently acquired artifacts related to the esteemed author.
Things has ruined for me: -books -peaches -windows that face the street -windows in general, tbh -the name “Joseph” -clothes from the Charles Dickens era -ceiling tiles -my already tenuous ability to actually trust technology
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"We're talking about what is effectively a debtors' prison, which is something out of Charles Dickens."