CHARLES DICKENS' ORIGINAL AUTOGRAPH COPY Of His LETTER To HENRY COLUBURN Upon the Controversy Occasioned by the Contribution of Walter Savage Landor to PIC NIC PAPERS. Together with a Note to Forster on the Subject April 1st, 1841. Charles [1812 - 1870 Dickens, Walter Savage . Clark Landor, Cumberland -, 1775 - 1864.

CHARLES DICKENS' ORIGINAL AUTOGRAPH COPY Of His LETTER To HENRY COLUBURN Upon the Controversy Occasioned by the Contribution of Walter Savage Landor to PIC NIC PAPERS. Together with a Note to Forster on the Subject April 1st, 1841.

London: Printed at the Chiswick Press for Cumberland Clark, 1918. 1st edition. Not found in the NCBEL. The 'William Miller', 'Self' copy, with both owners' ownership labels to the front paste-down. 15, [1 (blank)] pp. 4 pp facsimile letter tipped-in. 8vo. Green cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering to front board. Modest wear, with slightly darkened spine. Bookplate to ffep. A VG copy. Item #33022.1

A look at the tiff between Dickens & Colburn, on the editorship & publishing of PIC NIC PAPERS [1841], presumably issued to benefit Macrone's widow, and from which Dickens was criticized, for Colburn's inclusion of material without attribution, and without Dickens' knowledge.

Somewhat uncommon- the first time we've been able to offer a copy.

Price: $85.00