The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
A short romance set in France in 1870.
|Publisher:||History Press Limited, The|
|Series:||Pocket Classics Series|
|Product dimensions:||5.12(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Born into the family of painter William Collins in London, he lived with his family in Italy and France as a child and learned French and Italian. He worked as a clerk for a tea merchant. After his first novel Antonina was published in 1850, he met Charles Dickens, who became a close friend, mentor and collaborator. Some of Collins's works were first published in Dickens' journals All the Year Round and Household Words and the two collaborated on dramatic and fictional works.
Date of Birth:December 8, 1824
Date of Death:September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:London, England
Place of Death:London, England
Education:Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London