ALs to Frank Stone

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ALs to Frank Stone

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Item No: cdc331501
Title: ALs to Frank Stone
Accession Number: 87-740
Physical Description: [2] pages and address
Transcription:

                 Devonshire Terrace
                                                     Wednesday Afternoon

My Dear Stone. I write to you in great haste; having just returned from Liverpool; and having to dress and go out to dinner.
    We are obliged to act for Miss Kelly on Saturday the 3rd. of January - short notice! We act Fletcher's Play (altered for purpose) of The Elder Brother, in which there is no character for you. But send for "Comfortable Lodgings" (No. 215 of Cumberland's Acting Plays) and study "Mr. Bonassus" at Railroad speed. That is the farce; and the part is a good one.
    We rehearse both play and Farce on Friday Evening at Miss Kellys. We take the Play first, and begin at 6.
                                                                           Ever Yours
                                                                                          CD.


MssDate: Wednesday Afternoon
Media Type: Letters
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes:

Cf. Pilgrim ed.


Recipient: Stone, Frank, 1800-1859
Provenance: Benoliel, Mrs. D. Jacques 12/6/54

Bibliography:

The Letters of Charles Dickens, Pilgrim Edition, Volume Four, 1844-1846, p. 451.



Country: Country:England
City/Town/Township:London
Creation Place Note:Devonshire Terrace

Call Number: DL St71f 1845-12-17
Creator Name: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 - Author

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