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  • The joy and pain of being celebrity Charles Dickens

    By Danielle Berrin

    August 10, 2012 | 2:33 pm

    “The life of almost any man possessing great gifts, would be a sad book to himself,” Charles Dickens wrote in the essay “Landor’s Life” in 1869.

    Dickens was addressing what almost any person of talent, fame or accomplishment must confront in themselves: How much of their life,...