The Dab of Dickens, the Touch of Twain, & the Shade of Shakespeare: Selections from a Dab of Dickens & a Touch of Twain, Literary Lives from Shakespea

Version: Unabridged
Author: Elliot Engel
Narrator: David Birney , Elliot Engel
Genres: Biography & Memoir
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: January 2012
# of Units: 6 CDs
Length: 6 hours, 30 minutes
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Overview

They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown until now.

Author Details

Author Details

Engel, Elliot

Elliot Engel has taught at the University of North Carolina, North Carolina State University, and Duke University. He earned his MA and PhD as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow at UCLA, where he won the Outstanding Teacher Award. He has written ten books, and his mini-lecture series on Charles Dickens ran on PBS stations around the country. His articles have appeared in numerous newspapers and national magazines, including Newsweek. He has lectured throughout the United States and on every continent.