Letter : to Charles Neate, 1848 Dec. 7.


Letter : to Charles Neate, 1848 Dec. 7.

Autograph letter, signed, in which Thackeray makes reference to his passion for Jane Brookfield. Bound with reproduction portrait prints of Thackeray and Brookfield, a typescript (carbon) translation of the letter, an essay concerning the importance of the letter, and printed copies of other letters to Brookfield. Portrait of Thackeray in pencil by Jacques Reich (f. 1v).

1 v. (17 leaves) ; 30 cm.



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Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863

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Amy Crowe (1831-1865) was a family friend who lived with Thackeray as his adopted daughter and later married Thackerays̓ cousin Edward Talbot Thackeray. From the description of [Letter] to Amy Crowe, 27 September [1854], 36 Onslow Sqr. Brompton. [1854] (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 35091085 Thackeray was an English novelist and satirist. J. Pearson and Co. and George William Childs were booksellers in London. Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchi...

Reich, Jacques, 1852-1923

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