Item #66157 Personal Reminiscences. Charles DICKENS.
Personal Reminiscences
Personal Reminiscences

Typescript Lecture of Charles Dickens's "Personal Reminiscences"

Personal Reminiscences. (of his Father).

Miss Dicken's Type Writing Office, 1934.

of his Father) Miss Dickens's Type Writing Office, [N.p.: N.d., ca. 1934].

Typescript of a lecture, 118 pp. On one side only. Quarto. With about twenty hand changes in text. The lecture was published in a supplement to the Christmas number of the Windsor Magazine for 1934, under the title "An Important Literary Discovery" and with a forward by Mary Angela Dickens, Charles Dickens's grand-daughter. This typescript was done at "Miss Dickens" typewriting office, and according to a pencil note, "She was one of the pioneers of Typewriting in London. She charged 1/2d a folio."

Half brown morocco over brown pebbled cloth, gilt-stamped on spine with five raised bands. Many period corrections throughout. Edges rubbed, small spot to front cover. Very good.

HBS 66157.


Price: $1,500.00

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