Hablot K. Browne
(H. K. Browne)
(1815 - 1882)
Hablot Knight Browne (12 July 1815 – 8 July 1882) was an English artist. Well-known by his pen name, Phiz, he illustrated books by Charles Dickens, Charles Lever, and Harrison Ainsworth.
The Attractive Picture Book (1865)
Barnaby Rudge (1841)
Bleak House (1853)
Three cousins are the beneficiaries of the Jarndyce estate, but the will is contested and the legal costs eventually eat up the entire value of the assets. Read online at archive.org.
David Copperfield (1850)
Dombey and Son (1848)
Paul Dombey’s wife dies giving birth to their son. The father values little Paul only as his heir and neglects his daughter Florence. Read online at archive.org.
Drawn from Life (1868)
Based on the author’s final edition with the original illustrations as well as many additional illustrations. Includes two volumes of uncollected pieces and the two-volume biography by John Forster for a total of 38 volumes.
L’Allegro and Il Penseroso (1848)
Little Dorrit (1857)
Her father imprisoned in the Marshalsea Prison for debt, Amy (Little Dorrit) was born there and has grown up there. The novel follows her through numerous turns of fortune from destitute to wealthy and back again. Read online at Hathitrust.
Martin Chuzzlewit (1844)
Old Martin Chuzzlewit tries to manipulate his relatives by the promise of inheriting his wealth. Read online at archive.org.
Master Humphrey’s Clock (1840)
Master Humphrey’s Clock was begun as a weekly miscellany, but sales fell so much Dickens began the serialization of The Old Curiosity Shop in the fourth number. It was followed by Barnaby Rudge. In addition to weekly and monthly numbers, the final work was published in three volumes and the two novels in separate volumes (but retaining their original pagination). Read online at archive.org: Volume 1, and Volume 2, and Volume 3.
Forty-two humorous plates.
This complete works of Charles Dickens was published in a forty-volume set and this eighty-volume set.
Nicholas Nickleby (1839)
Nicholas and his sister Kate must find a way to support their mother, despite their miserly uncle Ralph. Read online at archive.org.
The Old Curiosity Shop (1841)
Her grandfather having gambled away all his property and suffered a debilitating stroke, Little Nell flees with him to the English heartland. Read online at archive.org.
This edition in twenty-one volumes has been frequently reprinted.
The adventures of Mr. Pickwick, his servant Sam Weller and his friends. Read online at archive.org.
Sketches of Young Couples (1840)
A collection of humorous sketches.
Sketches of Young Gentlemen (1838)
A collection of humorous sketches, written as a reply to Sketches of Young Women, written by Edward Casell, with which and Sketches of Young Couples, it is frequently published.