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Autograph letter signed : London, to Henry Austin, 1850 Feb. 27.

Author: Charles Dickens; Henry Austin
Edition/Format:   Book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Publication:Collection of letters from Dickens to Austin (MA 113) item 38
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Relaying that though Thornton Hunt "has been very anxious to accept," he "unwillingly declines" [the assistant secretaryship of the General Board of Health]. Thanking him for the report, noting that he began reading it the previous night in bed and that he "dreamed of putefraction [sic] generally." Agreeing to an intended excursion.
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Named Person: Thornton Leigh Hunt
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Henry Austin
OCLC Number: 495844560
Notes: Written from Devonshire Terrace. Signed "CD."
Part of a large collection of letters from Charles Dickens to his brother-in-law Henry Austin. Items in the collection are described separately; see MA 113 for more information.
Description: 1 item (2 pages) ; 17.8 cm

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Relaying that though Thornton Hunt "has been very anxious to accept," he "unwillingly declines" [the assistant secretaryship of the General Board of Health]. Thanking him for the report, noting that he began reading it the previous night in bed and that he "dreamed of putefraction [sic] generally." Agreeing to an intended excursion.

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