Biographical Materials

Phiz Portrait
  • Biography
  • Obituary by George Augustus Sala
  • Working Methods

    Works by Charles Dickens, including ten novels (1836-74)

    Works by Charles Lever (1840-63)

    Ainsworth's Novels: Old St. Paul's (1841) through Ovingdean Grange (1860)

    Daniel Defoe's Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1864)

    Works by Other Authors

    Social Commentary by Phiz in The Illustrated London News


  • Primary Bibliography
  • Criticism and Scholarship
  • Bibliography

    Brown, John Buchanan. Phiz! Illustrator of Dickens' World. New York: Charles Scribner's, 1978.

    Burton, Anthony. "Vision and Designs. Review of John Harvey, Victorian Novelists and Their Illustrators. Sidgwick & Jackson, 1970. £3.50." Dickensian, 67.2 (1971): 105-109.

    Harvey, John R. "Conditions of Illustration in Serial Fiction." Victorian Novelists and Their Illustrators. London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1970. Pp. 182-198.

    Lester, Valerie Browne. Phiz: The Man Who Drew Dickens. London: Chatto and Windus, 2004.

    Steig, Michael. Dickens and Phiz. Bloomington & London: Indiana U. P., 1978.

    Vann, J. Don. Victorian Novels in Serial. New York: The Modern Language Association, 1985.

    Created 7 May 2018

    Last modified 24 March 2022