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How Charles Dickens once made Mussoorie's Landour famous

It is not a commonly known fact that the Victorian author had a connection with this popular hill station.

Mussoorie has always been associated with literary activity. Renowned writer Ruskin Bond, who has been living here since 1963, has brought into focus the beautiful hill station through his stories as well as descriptions of the long years he has spent in Landour (Old Mussoorie). Stephen Alter and his cousin, the late Tom Alter (residents of Landour) are very well-known names in writing and theatre. Ganesh Saili, Bill Aitken, and Hugh and Colleen Gantzer also reside in Mussoorie. Anita Desai was born in Mussoorie. However, Mussoorie

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