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Dickens at 200: 1812–2012

An exhibition in Special Collections

curated by
Jaime Margalotti

Dickens, Author and Subject

“In Search of the England That Dickens Knew.” Article from the New York Times Magazine, February 1937. David Lewis Posner papers.

Cabinet photograph of Charles Dickens. Mason, New York – Appears to be one of the photographs of Dickens taken during his American Tour by Jeremiah Gurney &] Son, New York, December 1867.

Gurney had exclusive photography rights during the tour. Popular souvenier – cash in on popularity of readings.

Charles Dickens’ bookplate, undated. William Augustus Brewer bookplate collection.




John DePol

Wood engraving of Charles Dickens, undated. John DePol papers.
With the permission of Patricia DePol.





John Forster.

The Life of Charles Dickens. Boston: Estes and Lauriat, [1872].

George Gissing.

Charles Dickens: a Critical Study. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1898.

George Orwell.

Inside the Whale, and Other Essays. London, V. Gollancz ltd., 1940.

Edmund Wilson.

Eight Essays. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1954.




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