To Unknown Correspondent, 08 June 1870
To UNKNOWN CORRESPONDENT, [1850-8 JUNE 1870]
MS (fragment) Dickens House.
of a shadow. A certain faculty of remembrance and imitation, and a certain facility of versification, do not make a Poet. Every day of my life, in the daily experience of a Periodical, I see these qualities leading numbers of people hopelessly adrift.
Faithfully Yours | CHARLES DICKENS