Dickens Literary Salon - Barnaby Rudge
Thursday, August 16, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a discussion of Barnaby Rudge, first published weekly in Master Humphrey's Clock after the conclusion of The Old Curiosity Shop. Dickens's first historical novel, it tells the story of the anti-Catholic Gordon Riots, which convulsed London in 1780, intertwined with a murder mystery.
When & Where
Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department
The Rare Book Department, among the largest in American public libraries, maintains collections of rare and valuable printed books, manuscripts, and works on paper and parchment from the ancient world through the 20th century.