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- The Historic House
- Past & Current Exhibitions
In 1836, editor Richard Bentley paid Dickens £500 for the rights to publish his next novel, Oliver Twist. He also hired Dickens to edit his new journal, Bentley’s Miscellany, where the novel was serialised.
'Bentley's Miscellany', monthly parts, January 1837 - October 1838.
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