Charles Dickens 1865 Bank Check Signed


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English writer and social critic. He created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.  His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius.  His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.

Coutts & Company bank check, 7.25 x 3.25, filled out and signed by Dickens, “Charles Dickens” payable to “Messrs. Barton and Markell” for Twelve pounds and ten shillings, December 1, 1865.
All writing by Dickens. Great flourish beneath signature.
Small mounting traces on verso. Ink cancellation touching very start of signature.

A striking Dickens autograph.