Biographical Materials

Cruikshank's self-portrait

Literary Relations

Dickens's Sketches by Boz — Our Parish

Dickens's Sketches by Boz — Scenes

Dickens's Sketches by Boz — Characters

Dickens's Sketches by Boz — Tales

Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist (1838)

William Harrison Ainsworth's Jack Sheppard (1839)

Volume One

Volume Two

Volume Three

William Harrison Ainsworth's Rookwood. A Romance (1836)

"Memoirs of Grimaldi"

Other Works


Ainsworth, William Harrison. Jack Sheppard. A Romance. With 28 illustrations by George Cruikshank. In three volumes. London: Richard Bentley, 1839.

Ainsworth, William Harrison. Rookwood, A Romance. With 12 illustrations by George Cruikshank. London: William Bentley and John Macrone, 1836. Rpt. George Routledge, 1882 [originally in three volumes].

Dickens, Charles. The Adventures of Oliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress. With 24 illustrations by George Cruikshank. London: Chapman and Hall, 1846.

George Cruikshank. Intro. William Feaver. Exhibition catalogue. London: Arts Council, 1974.

Johnson, E. D. H. "George Cruikshank: The Collection at Princeton." Princeton University Library Chronicle. 25 (1973): 1-33. [see Patten below]

Kubiak, Richard. George Cruikshank: Printmaker (1792-1878). Exhibition catalogue. Santa Barbara Museum of Art: Santa Barbara, 1978.

Patten, Robert L., Ed. George Cruikshank: A Revaluation. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1992. [Originaly published 1974 as an issue of Princeton University Library Chronicle.]

Patten, Robert L. George Cruikshank's Life, Times, and Art. 2 vols. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c1992-1996.

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