The North East
England Branch

Useful Dickensian Enquiries

Dear Dickensian Enquirer,

Thank you for getting in touch with your Dickensian question. Here are some hints for sources which may help you in your search:

Hon. General Secretary of the Dickens Fellowship: Joan Dicks

e-mail discussion group which answers queries for serious scholars.

David Parker, formerly curator of the Dickens Museum in Doughty Street, answers
questions as “Boz”:


The  Active Portal Project: a directory of current Dickens sites, regularly updated

The Dickens page: a mine of all sorts of information and hyperlinks, frequently updated

The Charles Dickens page: another mine of varied information

The Dickens House Museum: offers a virtual tour of 48 Doughty Street, London

Portraits of Dickens at the National Portrait Gallery:

Dickens texts online:

Nicolas Bentley, Michael Slater and Nina Burgis, The Dickens Index.

Paul; Davis, Critical Companion to Charles Dickens.

Donald Hawes,Who’s Who in Dickens.

George Newlin, Everyone in Dickens. 3 vols.

Paul Schlicke, The Oxford Reader’s Companion to Dickens.

Happy hunting!

Yours in Fellowship,

Paul Schlicke
Hon. President, N.E. Branch
The Dickens Fellowship



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