[Dedikation i "Tales of the sea; for the sea-side. By Richard Heatchcote Gooch, who had the very high honour of dedicating one of these tales to the late Charles Dickens, Esq. by his express permission (January 1870) ... 3rd ed. Publ. by the author. London 1871.]:
Respectfully presented to Hans Christian Andersen by the Author - Tea Dept. Custom House London. May 22nd 1871. - The autograph of Hans Christian Andersen would be highly prized by the sender.