Copy of articles of agreement between Charles Dickens and Richard Bentley

Scope and Content

Relating to 'Bentley's Miscellany', 'Barnaby Rudge' and the continued rights to publish 'Oliver Twist'.

Conditions Governing Access


Not Public Record(s)

Related Material

Copies of the final agreement of 2 Jul 1840 are in the Widener Library and the Berg Collection.


The agreement has been printed in The Letters, volume 2 appendix B, pp.471-475.