Subject files on Katharine Longley and Ellen Ternan. Includes correspondence with Katharine Longley about Ellen Ternan. Also includes general discussions regarding Charles Dickens/Ternan scholarship and the relationship between Dickens and Ternan. Photograph of Katharine Longley (1975).
Michael Slater papers
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS1211
- Dates of Creation1939, c1975-2014
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description6 files
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Administrative / Biographical History
Michael Slater, Emeritus Professor of Victorian Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London, edited "The Dickensian" from 1958-1977. He was President of the International Dickens Fellowship and also of the Dickens Society of America. Michael Slater's books include "Dickens and Women" [Dent, 1983], "Douglas Jerrold : 1803-1857" (Duckworth, 2002], "Charles Dickens" [Yale, 2011], and "The Great Charles Dickens Scandal" [Yale, 2012].
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