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Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) Autograph Note Signed, 6 June 1854.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) Autograph Note Signed, 6 June 1854.
Single sheet of light blue laid paper, inscribed on one side in blue ink. To an unnamed recipient, with the following message, "I suppose the mistake to which your note refers, to have occurred in Mr. Wills's p---. My proofs are correct, except that I have two of them. Faithfully yours, Charles Dickens"; with a portrait, marginal mat burn on the margins of the letter, which is mounted on a sheet and backed with an unidentified letter from 1865, 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200


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