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Explore the nursery using our interactive tour.
Dickens’s eldest daughter Mary, affectionately known as Mamie, shares in this extract her memories of Dickens’s love of neatness and beauty.
Hear in this audio track the earliest known letter by Dickens written as a 13-year-old schoolboy in 1825.
Object in focus: Blacking bottle
Object in focus: The Children by Daniel Maclise
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