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By William Baker (auth.)

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ISBN-13: 9780230593220

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Asks HC to write to his employer, Mr. ” Returns from “the Opera (Othello). ” Describes in detail the journey to Paris. 21 (Sat) Outlines plans in letter to HC from the Hôtel des Tuileries, Rue de Rivoli. Plans to leave Paris for Rouen on Wednesday 25 September where will stay a day, “then proceed to Havre and Southampton,” and plans to be at friends of HC, the Otters, by the last day of September at the very latest, so can be back at Antrobus office on Thursday morning, 30 October. ” Tells HC “Don’t take much interest in Matrimony” – prophetic words.

I carried away much clarets and am rather a seedy barrister this morning” (L, I, 76). Dines at 6 pm with EP and Charles Otter, an old family friend. ” He tells EP “if I am to put this new notion into shape and form this year, I must work night and day; and I mean to do so” (L, I, 74). ” Proposes that the story be illustrated by JEM, and WHH (L, I, 72–73). Writes EP requesting help in arranging a meeting with EP’s friend the sculptor Joseph Durham (1814–1877), to assist in questions regarding Mr.

March 4 (Mon) Writes RB concerning a confusion over gift copies of Antonina. WC’s friends willing to pay for the book include “Mrs. Hunter, (the sister of Sir David Wilkie, and an old 38 A Wilkie Collins Chronology 11 (Mon) 16 (Sat) 19 (Tue) 25 (Mon) and kind friend),” the family physician for at least twenty years, Dr. Thompson, and William Powell Frith (1819–1909: RA, the artist). Antonina sympathetically reviewed in the Spectator: 257. Henry Fothergill Chorley (1809–1872), influential reviewer for over 30 years, praises Antonina in the Athenaeum: 285.

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