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

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3]. 19 "Paris. From Our Own Correspondent. —The Spy System in Switzerland and at Strasburg. Jan. " Signed "T. , p. [3]. 21 "Paris. From Our Own Correspondent. M. Guizot's Recantation—Berryer and Thiers—The Choice of Dupin. Jan. " Signed "T. , p. [3]. 24 "Paris. (From Our Own Correspondent) The Victory of the Ministry—The Strasburg Verdict. Jan. " Signed "T. , p. [3]. 28 "Paris. —Ministerial 38 A William Makepeace Thackeray Chronology Quarrels. Jan. " Signed "T. , p. [3]. 31 "Paris. From Our Own Correspondent.

39-40). 28 Thackeray's "The Blood-Stained Murderer; or, The Cock and Charley" [written with William Williams] is published in TheSnob (pp. 41-46). [Ray 1: 79] June 4 (Thu) 11 is published in The "A Statement of Fax Relative to the Late Murder. By D. J. Ramsbottom," probably by Thackeray, is published in TheSnob (pp. 47-48). ," signed "D. J. Ramsbottom," probably by Thackeray, is published in TheSnob (p. 53). July-September Thackeray vacations in Paris with his older friend, William Williams, who tutors him in math.

Signed "M. A. " Fraser's Magazine, 20 (Dec): 679-88. " Fraser's Magazine, 20 (Dec): 715-27. " The experience prompted him to write "a thundering article" mocking the play: "Epistles to the Literati. No. " He also mentions the success of Ainsworth's novel Jack Sheppard: "I have not read this latter romance but one or two extracts are good: it is acted at four theatres, and they say that at the Cobourg people are waiting about the lobbies, selling Shepherd-bags—a bag containing a few picklocks that is, a screw driver, and iron lever, one or two young gentlemen have already confessed how much they were indebted to Jack Sheppard who gave them ideas of pocket-picking and thieving wh.

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