Download e-book for kindle: Dickens’s ‘Young Men’: George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates by P.D. Edwards

By P.D. Edwards

ISBN-10: 1859280439

ISBN-13: 9781859280430

In Dickens's lifetime, and for a iteration or so after, Edmund Hodgson Yates and George Augustus Sala have been the simplest identified and such a lot winning of his "young males" - the budding writers who said him as their consultant and mentor and whose literary careers the exposure and privately fostered. The e-book considers their own and literary relationships with Dickens, with one another, and with different writers of the interval, Bohemian and "respectable", together with Yates's arch-enemy, his post-office colleague Anthony Trollope. however it additionally demonstrates that their existence and writings - their fiction, inner most letters and coffee essays in verse and drama, in addition to their already regarded contributions to the improvement of the "new journalism" - are fascinating and traditionally illuminating of their personal correct, no longer in basic terms light reflections of the respect of larger writers. broad use is made from formerly unpublished material.

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