On Return from America
Speech given at Greenwich (9 July 1842).
The Letters of Charles Dickens. The Pilgrim Edition. Edited by Madeline House, Graham Storey and Kathleen Tillotson. Volume 3 (1842-1843), p.264n. Oxford University Press, 1974.
Dickens, Charles. 'On Return from America' (9 July 1842). Dickens Search. Eds. Emily Bell and Lydia Craig. Accessed [date]. https://dickenssearch.com/speeches/1842-07-09_Speech_on_Return_from_America.
'Well, we drank "the Boz", with a delectable clatter, which drew from him a goood warm hearted speech, in which he hinted the great advantage of going to America for the pleasure of coming back again – & pleasantly described the embarrassing attentions of the Transatlantickers, who made his private house & private cabin particularly public.'
Dickens, Charles, “On Return from America,” Dickens Search, accessed September 26, 2023, https://dickenssearch.com/speeches/1842-07-09_Speech_on_Return_from_America.