Mr. Pickwick was a well-to-do bachelor, who lived by himself near the city, where he
had been in trade. His age was about fifty, as can be accurately calculated by his remark on the sliding at Manor Farm. I used ...
Little is known about Henry Abbott. He wrote a series of self-published books called the
Birch Bark Books about the wilderness in the early 1900s. This is about his wanderings through the wilderness with a friend.