Keywords: london (england). social life and customs. 19th century. fiction

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Charles Dickens

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Charles Dickens Oliver Twist or the parish boys progress CHAPTER I TREATS OF THE PLACE WHERE OLIVER TWIST WAS BORN AND OF THE CIRCUMSTANCES ATTENDING HIS BIRTH Among other public buildings in a certain town, which for many reasons it will be prudent to refrain from mentioning, and to which I will assign no fictitious name, there is one anciently common to most towns, great or small: to wit, a workhouse and in this workhouse was born on a day and date which I need not trouble myself to repeat, ...

Keywords: London (England). Social life and customs. 19th century. Fiction