The heart of Charles Dickens
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The heart of Charles Dickens as revealed in his letters to Angela Burdett-Coutts, selectd and edited from the collection in the Pierpont Morgan Library by Charles Dickens

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Published by Duell, Sloan and Pearce in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementwith a critical and biographical introduction by Edgar Johnson.
ContributionsBurdett-Coutts, Angela Georgina., Johnson, Edgar.
The Physical Object
Pagination[i]-xiv p., 2℗ . [3]-415 [1] p.
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14119441M

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