Sketches by Boz, by Charles Dickens

Table of Contents

  1. Our Parish
    1. The Beadle. The Parish Engine. The Schoolmaster.
    2. The Curate. The Old Lady. The Half–Pay Captain
    3. The Four Sisters
    4. The Election for Beadle
    5. The Broker’s Man
    6. The Ladies’ Societies
    7. Our Next–Door Neighbour
  2. Scenes
    1. The Streets — Morning
    2. The Streets — Night
    3. Shops and Their Tenants
    4. Scotland–Yard
    5. Seven Dials
    6. Meditations in Monmouth–Street
    7. Hackney–Coach Stands
    8. Doctors’ Commons
    9. London Recreations
    10. The River
    11. Astley’s
    12. Greenwich Fair
    13. Private Theatres
    14. Vauxhall–Gardens by Day
    15. Early Coaches
    16. Omnibuses
    17. The Last Cab–Driver, and the First Omnibus Cad
    18. A Parliamentary Sketch
    19. Public Dinners
    20. The First of May
    21. Brokers’ and Marine–Store Shops
    22. Gin–Shops
    23. The Pawnbroker’s Shop
    24. Criminal Courts
    25. A Visit to Newgate
  3. Characters
    1. Thoughts About People
    2. A Christmas Dinner
    3. The New Year
    4. Miss Evans and the Eagle
    5. The Parlour Orator
    6. The Hospital Patient
    7. The Misplaced Attachment of Mr. John Dounce
    8. The Mistaken Milliner. A Tale of Ambition
    9. The Dancing Academy
    10. Shabby–Genteel People
    11. Making a Night of it
    12. The Prisoners’ Van
  4. Tales
    1. The Boarding–House.
    2. Mr. Minns and His Cousin
    3. Sentiment
    4. The Tuggses at Ramsgate
    5. Horatio Sparkins
    6. The Black Veil
    7. The Steam Excursion
    8. The Great Winglebury Duel
    9. Mrs. Joseph Porter
    10. A Passage in the Life of Mr. Watkins Tottle
    11. The Bloomsbury Christening
    12. The Drunkard’s Death
  5. Sketches of Young Gentlemen
    1. The Bashful Young Gentleman
    2. The Out–And–Out Young Gentleman
    3. The Very Friendly Young Gentleman
    4. The Military Young Gentleman
    5. The Political Young Gentleman
    6. The Domestic Young Gentleman
    7. The Censorious Young Gentleman
    8. The Funny Young Gentleman
    9. The Theatrical Young Gentleman
    10. The Poetical Young Gentleman
    11. The ‘Throwing–Off’ Young Gentleman
    12. The Young Ladies’ Young Gentleman
    13. Conclusion
  6. Sketches of Young Couples
    1. The Young Couple
    2. The Formal Couple
    3. The Loving Couple
    4. The Contradictory Couple
    5. The Couple who Dote Upon Their Children
    6. The Cool Couple
    7. The Plausible Couple
    8. The Nice Little Couple
    9. The Egotistical Couple
    10. The Couple who Coddle Themselves
    11. The Old Couple
    12. Conclusion
  7. The Mudfog and Other Sketches
    1. Public Life of Mr. Tulrumble — Once Mayor of Mudfog
    2. Full report of the first meeting of the Mudfog Association for the Advancement of Everything
    3. Full report of the second meeting of the Mudfog Association for the Advancement of Everything
    4. The Pantomime of Life
    5. Some Particulars Concerning a Lion
    6. Mr. Robert Bolton: The ‘Gentleman Connected with the Press’
    7. Familiar Epistle from a Parent to a Child Aged Two Years and Two Months

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