A William Makepeace Thackeray Chronology by Edgar F Harden (auth.)

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Paris Sketch Book] Thackeray writes to his friend, John Mitchell Kemble, editor of The British and Foreign Review, proposing a humorous 50 page article on "die history of Napoleon after the French papers, and after the English: the battles &c. in the 2 versions—under the title of 'Contemporary History'" [Harden 1: 54]. " Signed "T. " The 1811-63 47 Corsair [New York], 5 Oct, pp. 473-75. [Paris Sketch Book: "The Fetes of July"] 26 November 19 (Tue) December "Letters from London, Paris, Pekin, Petersburgh, &c By the author of 'The Yellowplush Correspondence,' the 'Memoirs of Major Gahagan,' &c" Signed "T.

From Our Own Correspondent. " Signed "T. , p. [3]. ) Paris, Sept. " Signed "T. , p. [2]. 5 "Paris. From Our Own Correspondent. " Signed "T. , p. [2]. 7 Writing to FitzGerald, Thackeray thanks him for a gift of money that will help him purchase furniture, and says: "I feel very much your kind and affectionate letter, and long to have you with me. As for the little 34 A William Makepeace Thackeray Chronology wife it does not change one in the least it is only a new quality that one discovers in ones'self, a new happiness.

Ray 1: 237] 24 Thackeray leaves for England. [Ray 1: 238] 1833 January-May Thackeray is actively associated with discounting firm in London [Ray 1: 504-05]. a bill- February I (Fri) Thackeray's account book for 1833 lists the loss of £668 at play. [Ray 1:504] May Thackeray purchases The National Standard and Journal of Literature, Science, Music, Theatricals, and the Fine Arts, a twopenny weekly journal. In running the paper, he is assisted by Maginn and by a subeditor, James Hume [Ray 5: 160].

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