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Charles Dickens Inscribed Book Offered For £275,000 Sale

Posted at 7:43AM Wednesday 20 Aug 2014

A signed copy of Charles Dickens' novel A Tale of Two Cities bearing a personal inscription to fellow author George Eliot has gone on sale for £275,000.

Dated December 1859, the dedication expresses "high admiration and regard" for Eliot - real name Mary Ann Evans.

It is being sold by rare book dealer Peter Harrington and is currently on show at its central London bookshop.

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