Charles Dickens

Graham Storey, Kathleen Mary Tillotson, and Angus Easson (eds), The British Academy/The Pilgrim Edition of the Letters of Charles Dickens, Vol. 7: 1853–1855

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pg 157To JOHN FORSTER, [?SEPTEMBER 1853]

Extract in F, vii, ii, 571. Date: between finishing Bleak House in the third week of Aug and leaving for Italy on 10 Oct. Perhaps same letter as next.

Describing the weeks between finishing Bleak House and leaving for Italy as a fearful reaction and prostration of laziness, only broken by the Child's History.

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