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Authors Charles Dickens
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Leading Article i
Prose: Report i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Architecture; Building; Housing; Property; Landlord and Tenant;
Economics
Great Britain—Commerce
Great Britain—History
London (England)—Description and Travel
Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
Work; Work and Family; Occupations; Professions; Wages
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Dickens probably wrote the following sections of 'The Old Lady in Threadneedle Street': the opening paragraph; from 'The music of golden thousands' to 'old rags' (p. 337); from 'They are like the caves' to 'shrewd suspicion!' (p. 340); from 'The descent' to 'surprise and consternation' (p. 341) ; from 'Here, standing in a great long building' to 'hay-stacks as are rotting here!' (p. 341).
Dickens may also have written or rewritten portions of the following passages: from 'This Old Lady' to 'that of touch' (p. 337); from 'The apartment' (p. 339) to 'into the streets' (p. 340).
The collaboration in this article is especially deft; Dickens seems to have had a hand in many additional passages. For a discussion of the Dickens-Wills attributions, see headnote to 'Valentine's Day at the Post-Office.'

Harry Stone; © Bloomington and Indiana University Press, 1968. DJO gratefully acknowledges permission to reproduce this material.

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Authors [?] Szczepanowska
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genres Prose: Digest; Review i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Marriage; Courtship; Love; Sex
Music; Musical Instruments; Songs; Singing; Opera
Poland—Description and Travel
Poland—Politics and Government
Poland—Social Conditions
Race; Racism; Ethnicity; Anthropology; Ethnography
Social classes; Class distinctions; Aristocracy (Social Class); Aristocracy (Social Class)—Fiction; Middle Class; Working Class; Servants;
Work; Work and Family; Occupations; Professions; Wages
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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Prose: Editorial i
Prose: Snippet i
Subject Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
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Authors Richard H. Horne
Henry Morley
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects Nature; Nature (Aesthetics); Nature in Literature; Landscapes
Religion; Religion and Culture
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Author W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genres Prose: Digest; Review i
Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Great Britain—History
Historiography; Archaeology; Genealogy; Archives
Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
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In the main from William Downing Bruce, [...] on the Condition and Unsafe State of Ancient Parochial Registers, 1850.

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Chips: New Shoes

6/7/1850

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Author [?] Le France
Genres Prose: Digest; Review i
Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Monarchy
Russia—Description and Travel
Russia—History
Work; Work and Family; Occupations; Professions; Wages
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From French translation of Jacob von Stählin-Storcksburg, Originalanekdoten von Peter dem Grossen, 1785.

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Authors Richard H. Horne
Thomas Oldcastle
Genre Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Architecture; Building; Housing; Property; Landlord and Tenant;
Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
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Author Dudley Costello
Genre Prose: Serial Fiction i
Subjects Great Britain—Armed Forces; Militias
Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
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Author Frederick Knight Hunt
Genre Prose: Digest; Review i
Subjects Commercial Products (Commodities); Material Culture; Shopping; Advertising
Germany—Description and Travel; Austria—Description and Travel
London (England)—Description and Travel
Popular Culture; Amusements
Switzerland—Description and Travel
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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John Forbes, A Physician’s Holiday, 1850 edn.

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Author W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Digest; Review i
Prose: Essay i
Subjects Economics
Great Britain—Colonies—Commerce
Great Britain—Commerce
National Characteristics; Nationalism
Work; Work and Family; Occupations; Professions; Wages
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A. A. Ledru-Rollin, The Decline of England, 1850.

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6/7/1850

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Subject Other
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