The Diary of a Nobody by brothers George Grossmith and Weedon Grossmith is a classic comic novel. It was originally serialised in Punch magazine and finally appeared in book form in 1892.
The main character in the book, Charles Pooter is used to critique English suburban life. Pooter's diary chronicles his daily routine, which includes small parties, minor embarrassments, home improvements, and his relationship with a troublesome son.
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