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  1. A walk with the FT: The Holborn route with Peter AckroydRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | Financial Times

    I'm meeting Peter Ackroyd on Doughty Street in London outside the former home of Charles Dickens.


  2. AUDIO: Chaplin 'a global celebrity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | BBC News

    ... history", biographer Peter Ackroyd has said. Mr Ackroyd, who has written acclaimed biographies of Londoners such as Dickens, Blake and Turner, has now turned to Charlie Chaplin, who he regards as the first global celebrity.


  3. Charles Dickens' 'Invisible Woman' Has Long Been Visible, but Also ProblematicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | US News & World Report

    Ralph Fiennes plays Charles Dickens and Felicity Jones plays Nelly Ternan in "The Invisible Woman," about the secret affair Dickens had with Ternan.


  4. How Dickens's mistress lost her cloak of invisibility for all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    The real Ellen Ternan, Charles Dickens's much-younger long-time mistress, and the title character in the new film The Invisible Woman.