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Charles Dickens letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0286

Scope and Contents

One letter written by the English author, Charles Dickens.


  • Creation: 1857 January


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This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's most well-known fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period.


0.167 Cubic Feet (2 letters)

Language of Materials



One letter written by the English author, Charles Dickens.

Custodial History

Removed from the Dickens Collection at Villa Spelman in Florence, Italy on January 25, 1985.

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Charles Dickens letters
Language of description
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

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