The Letters of Charles Dickens: The Pilgrim Edition Volume 9: 1859-1861

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This ninth volume presents about 1,100 letters, many unpublished, from the years 1859 to 1861. It records the writing of two major novels, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations ; the planning and writing of a substantial amount of the three Christmas numbers of this period, `A Haunted House', `A Message from the Sea', and `Tom Tiddler's Ground'; and the establishment of All the Year Round as a new journal to succeed Household Words . It also shows Dickens's delight with his new Kentish home, Gad's Hill ...

The Letters of Charles Dickens: The Pilgrim Edition Volume 9: 1859-1861 1998, Clarendon Press

ISBN-13: 9780198122937

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