The first monthly instalment of Charles Dickens’ first novel, The Pickwick Papers, was published 180 years ago this week. How much do you know about his work?
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The Midweek Quiz: Dickens
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Under what pseudonym was The Pickwick Papers first published?
Which Dickens novel has the alternative title The Parish Boy’s Progress?
Mr Jaggers and Estella feature in which work?
Which fellow writer said of The Old Curiosity Shop, “One must have a heart of stone to read the death of Little Nell without laughing.”
Dickens died halfway through his final novel. What was it called?
Which of his novels starts with the words “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times”?
In which of his novels does a character die of spontaneous human combustion?
Oliver Reed and Tom Hardy have both played which Dickens character?
A 1999 BBC adaptation of David Copperfield saw the acting debut of which actor?
And finally, if Marley is the first ghost to visit Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, who is the second?