ALs to Mr. Eeles

Charles Dickens
ALs to Mr. Eeles

Item Info

Item No: cdc291101
Title: ALs to Mr. Eeles
Accession Number: 87-282
Physical Description: [1] page
Material: paper

  Saturday Twentieth March 1858
Dear Mr. Eeles.
Will you be so good as to bind me for my readings:
  The chimes
    The Haunted Man
Each separately, and both like the Cricket--which I send with this, as a specimen. You will want two copies of each book, for which I send you an order on the other side.
  Faithfully Yours

MssDate: Saturday Twentieth March 1858
Media Type: Letters
Source: Rare Book Department

Dickens had foolscap octavo pages of an ordinary copy inlaid into a larger octavo page,which was then bound by Eeles. This set the pattern for all Christmas books.

Recipient: Eeles, Robert Thomas
Provenance: Hamilton, Matlack Fund.


Volume 8, p. 534, The Letters of Charles Dickens, edited by Madeline House & Graham Storey; associate editors, W.J. Carlton…[et al.].

Country: Creation Place Note:Tavistock House

Call Number: DL Ee52 1858-03-20
Creator Name: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 - Author

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