Have we turned nature into another form of self-indulgence?
Topic: Charles Dickens
Last Saturday’s ‘Young Margaret’ offered some telling insights into the former prime minister
As we celebrate 200 years since Dickens’s birth William Oddie recalls the writer’s uncanny vision of a woman in blue
Virgil is wiser than Homer; Dickens is at his best in The Pickwick Papers
Nineteenth-century writers were an intriguing mix of curiosity and prejudice; modern writers are equally prejudiced, but not in a good way