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A Letter from Basil Hall to Charles Dickens

Richard W. Noland


Noland brings to the readers' attention a March 29, 1841 letter from Basil Hall (1788-1844) to Charles Dickens in the Library.  It askes Dickens if Hall's friend, Samuel Joseph (b. ?-d. 1850), could make a bust of Dickens.  The letter is transcribed in full.

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