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Guide to the Charles Dickens Letter, 1851, Mar. 13, Devonshire Terrace, to Dr. Wilson

Summary

ALS. Dickens thanks Wilson for the invitation to stay at Wilson's house in Malvern, but informs him that he must regretfully decline. He explains that Mrs. Dickens, who may have been suffering a nervous breakdown at the time, would feel comfortable only in a house of their own.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10405
Title
Charles Dickens letter, Devonshire Terrace, to Dr. Wilson
Date
1851, Mar. 13
Creator
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS. Dickens thanks Wilson for the invitation to stay at Wilson's house in Malvern, but informs him that he must regretfully decline. He explains that Mrs. Dickens, who may have been suffering a nervous breakdown at the time, would feel comfortable only in a house of their own.

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Charles Dickens Letter, 1851, Mar. 13, Devonshire Terrace, to Dr. Wilson, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

English novelist.


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Provenance

Source unknown

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Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

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General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.