ALs to The Reverend William Ellis

Charles Dickens
ALs to The Reverend William Ellis

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Item No: cdc1024501
Title: ALs to The Reverend William Ellis
Accession Number: 2013-7
Physical Description: [2] pages + envelope
Material: paper

Devonshire Terrace.
  Thirtieth April 1849.
My Dear Sir
  Miss Coutts has communicated with me, in reference to the case – proposed for admission into the Home – in which you are kindly interested.
  I should like to have a few words of conversation with you on the subject, and to suggest to you why I rather fear it would do better in another kind of Institution. Would it be convenient to you if I called on you at 12 on Tuesday Wednesday? In case you should have any engagement for that time, I shall be at home at 5 tomorrow afternoon, but I shall be very happy to call upon you as I have proposed, if that will do.
  My Dear Sir
  Faithfully Yours
  Charles Dickens
The Reverend William Ellis.

MssDate: Thirtieth April 1849
Media Type: Letters
Source: Rare Book Department

Inserted in "The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit" (1844), RBD D 5 M383 1844 c.3.

Recipient: Ellis, William, 1794-1872
Provenance: James Cummins 2/2013, Blumenthal Fund.

Country: Creation Place Note:Devonshire Terrace

Call Number: DL EL59w 1849-04-30
Creator Name: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 - Author

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