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Manuscript Diary Kept by E.C. Pearman on Thackeray's second and last trip to the United States, 1855
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Scope and Contents The collection contains the journal kept by E. Charles Pearman. The following is taken from a book sales catalog description pasted on the journal's protective covering: Charles Pearman accompanied Thackeray on his second lecture tour in America, and his diary begins with the departure from England on October 13, 1855, on the "Africa." He gives his impressions of American very frankly, tells of Thackeray's movements from city to city - the only account we have - and gives numerous interesting...