Charles Dickens

Madeline House and Graham Storey (eds), The British Academy/The Pilgrim Edition of the Letters of Charles Dickens, Vol. 1: 1820–1839

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MS Victoria & Albert Museum (FC). Date: Handwriting points to Spring 1838; CD was probably writing on the first Friday after their return from Richmond. Black seal. Address: John Forster Esquire.

Doughty Street | Friday Night

My Dear Forster

I am ashamed to tell you that I have not had time to do that. I need not assure you that nothing but one uninterrupted series of botherations arising out of our removal would have prevented me.

  •                                              Ever Yours
  • John Forster Esquire                              Charles Dickens

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