Archive Collection icon Archive Collection: George Augustus Sala, correspondence

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Title: George Augustus Sala, correspondence

Level: Collection 

Classmark: BC MS 19c Sala

Creator(s): Sala, George Augustus (1828-1895)

Date: c.1830-1913

Main language: English

Size and medium: 1288 letters in 589 envelopes.

Persistent link: https://explore.library.leeds.ac.uk/special-collections-explore/7310 

Collection group(s): English Literature

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Consists almost entirely of letters received by Sala. Some letters are undated.

Administrative or biographical history

George Augustus Sala (1828-1895) was a journalist associated with Charles Dickens during much of his career and noted for his turgid style. He also published novels and other works, and much of his journalistic writing reappeared in book form. For a full account and assessment of his life see the Dictionary of National Biography.

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