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Sketches by Boz

15. Early Coaches ................................................................................................... 107
16. Omnibuses ........................................................................................................ 111
17. The Last Cab-Driver, and the First Omnibus Cad.............................................. 115
18. A Parliamentary Sketch ..................................................................................... 123
19. Public Dinners.................................................................................................... 132
20. The First of May................................................................................................. 137
21. Brokers' and Marine-Store Shops ...................................................................... 143
22. Gin-Shops.......................................................................................................... 147
23. The Pawnbroker's Shop..................................................................................... 151
24. Criminal Courts .................................................................................................. 157
25. A Visit to Newgate ............................................................................................. 161
Characters................................................................................................................... 172
1. Thoughts About People ....................................................................................... 172
2. A Christmas Dinner.............................................................................................. 176
3. The New Year...................................................................................................... 180
4. Miss Evans and the Eagle ................................................................................... 184
5. The Parlour Orator............................................................................................... 188
6. The Hospital Patient ............................................................................................ 193
7. The Misplaced Attachment of Mr. John Dounce .................................................. 197
8. The Mistaken Milliner. A Tale of Ambition............................................................ 202
9. The Dancing Academy ........................................................................................ 207
10. Shabby-Genteel People..................................................................................... 212
11. Making a Night of It............................................................................................ 215
12. The Prisoners' Van ............................................................................................ 220
Tales ........................................................................................................................... 223
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