Doctor warned Charles Dickens of family diphtheria risk: The Times (print), 28 Dec 2020, p. 5

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Leon Litvack comments on a Dickens letter he discovered that helped to persuade Charles Dickens to send his own family home from Boulogne-sur-Mer during a diphtheria epidemic.

Period28 Dec 2020

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  • Dickens, Charles
  • diphtheria
  • COVID 19
  • Letters