Autograph letter signed : London, to Sir James Emerson Tennent / 1864 Aug. 8.

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Forster, John, 1812-1876. Autograph letter signed : London, to Sir James Emerson Tennent / 1864 Aug. 8.

Autograph letter signed : London, to Sir James Emerson Tennent / 1864 Aug. 8.

Saying he has spoken to [Charles] Dickens and does not think he will join them; noting that his wife is "so bad a sailor" that she will need to rest after the sea voyage; proposing Dublin as a resting place; mentioning some excursions he hopes to make in Ireland.

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Forster, John, 1812-1876

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John Forster was born and raised in Newcastle by Unitarian parents, and educated at Cambridge and London's Inner Temple. He became an important literary critic and editor, and wrote numerous books of his own, notably several biographies. Forster's greatest contribution may have been as literary adviser and advocate for some of the key authors of his day, including Tennyson, Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle. His support, advice, and promotion of authors and writing helped define Victorian taste. Fo...

Tennent, James Emerson, Sir, 1804-1869

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Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x0002c9 English writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Office of All the Year Round, 26 Wellington Street, Strand, London, W.C., to Frederick Lehmann, 1863 Nov. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125432 English novelist and publisher. From the description of ALS : Broadstairs, Kent, to Mr. Cullenford, 18...