Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People cover

Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People

Charles Dickens

1. 01 - Our Parish 1: The Beadle, the Parish Engine, the Schoolmaster
2. 02 - Our Parish 2: The Curate, the Old Lady, the Half-Pay Captain
3. 03 - Our Parish 3: The Four Sisters
4. 04 - Our Parish 4: The Election for Beadle
5. 05 - Our Parish 5: The Broker's Man
6. 06 - Our Parish 6: The Ladies' Societies
7. 07 - Our Parish 7: Our Next-Door Neighbor
8. 08 - Scenes 1: The Streets, Morning
9. 09 - Scenes 2: The Streets, Night
10. 10 - Scenes 3: Shops and Their Tenants
11. 11 - Scenes 4: Scotland-Yard
12. 12 - Scenes 5: Seven Dials
13. 13 - Scenes 6: Meditations in Monmouth-Street
14. 14 - Scenes 7: Hackney-Coach Stands
15. 15 - Scenes 8: Doctors' Commons
16. 16 - Scenes 9: London Recreations
17. 17 - Scenes 10: The River
18. 18 - Scenes 11: Astley's
19. 19 - Scenes 12: Greenwich Fair
20. 20 - Scenes 13: Private Theatres
21. 21 - Scenes 14: Vauxhall-Gardens, by Day
22. 22 - Scenes 15: Early Coaches
23. 23 - Scenes 16: Omnibuses
24. 24 - Scenes 17: The Last Driver & the First Omnibus Cad
25. 25 - Scenes 18: A Parliamentary Sketch
26. 26 - Scenes 19: Public Dinners
27. 27 - Scenes 20: The First of May
28. 28 - Scenes 21: Brokers' and Marine Store Shops
29. 29 - Scenes 22: Gin Shops
30. 30 - Scenes 23: Pawnbrokers' Shops
31. 31 - Scenes 24: Criminal Courts
32. 32 - Scenes 25: A Visit to Newgate
33. 33 - Characters 1: Thoughts about People
34. 34 - Characters 2: A Christmas Dinner
35. 35 - Characters 3: The New Year
36. 36 - Characters 4: Miss Evans and the Eagle
37. 37 - Characters 5: The Parlour Orator
38. 38 - Characters 6: The Hospital Patient
39. 39 - Characters 7: The Misplaced Attachment
40. 40 - Characters 8: The Mistaken Milliner
41. 41 - Characters 9: The Dancing Academy
42. 42 - Characters 10: Shabby-Genteel People
43. 43 - Characters 11: Making a Night of It
44. 44 - Characters 12: The Prisoners' Van
45. 45 - Tales 1: The Boarding House, Part 1
46. 46 - Tales 1: The Boarding House, Part 2
47. 47 - Tales 2: Mr. Minns and His Cousin
48. 48 - Tales 3: Sentiment
49. 49 - Tales 4: The Tuggses at Ramsgate
50. 50 - Tales 5: Horatio Sparkins
51. 51 - Tales 6: The Black Veil
52. 52 - Tales 7: The Steam Excursion
53. 53 - Tales 8: The Great Winglebury Duel
54. 54 - Tales 9: Mrs. Joseph Porter
55. 55 - Tales 10: Mrs. Watkins Tottle, Part 1
56. 56 - Tales 10: Mrs. Watkins Tottle, Part 2a
57. 57 - Tales 10: Mrs. Watkins Tottle, Part 2b
58. 58 - Tales 11: The Bloomsbury Christening
59. 59 - Tales 12: The Drunkard's Death

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"Sketches by "Boz," Illustrative of Every-day Life and Every-day People (commonly known as Sketches by Boz) is a collection of short pieces published by Charles Dickens in 1836 accompanied by illustrations by George Cruikshank. The 56 sketches concern London scenes and people and are divided into four sections: "Our Parish", "Scenes", "Characters", and "Tales". The material in the first three of these sections is non-fiction. The last section comprises fictional stories. Originally, the sketches were published in various newspapers and periodicals from 1833-1836."

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