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Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: July 18, 1811-December 23, 1863

Found in 109 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, between 1795 and 1806? Easter Sunday

 Item — Box: [94]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mrs. Piozzi's tongue is swollen and discolored after eating a China Orange. She begs Dr. Thackeray's advice. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi.
Dates: between 1795 and 1806? Easter Sunday

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1795?

 Item — Box: [95]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi thinks he may have gout. Mrs. Piozzi hopes it is "nothing at all." People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi.
Dates: 1795?

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, between 1795 and 1816?

 Item — Box: [96]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Petronilla (i.e., Maria Stella Petronilla Chiappini?) is ill and Piozzi requests Thackeray's medical advice. People mentioned: Petronilla and "the Boys."
Dates: between 1795 and 1816?

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, between 1795 and 1806?

 Item — Box: [97]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi's gout alarms him and Mrs. Piozzi wonders what she should do. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi and Mr. Moore.
Dates: between 1795 and 1806?

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, between 1795 and 1806?

 Item — Box: [98]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi asks Thackeray not to forget his promise to visit. She writes that if he does, "Mr. Piozzi promises to walk to the Dining Parlour to meet" him. It will be Mr. Piozzi's "first Attempt for 14 Weeks." People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi.
Dates: between 1795 and 1806?

Norman Holmes Pearson Collection of “Art for the Wrong Reason”

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 1031
Scope and Contents: The collection contains sixty-three sketches, drawings, paintings, and prints acquired by Yale faculty member Norman Holmes Pearson not for their aesthetic or artistic merit, but because they were created by poets and other authors; he titled his collection “Art for the Wrong Reason.” The works were executed in crayon, gouache, graphite, ink, charcoal, oil, and watercolor on paper, board, canvas, and panel, by fifty-three writers including E. E. Cummings, George Du Maurier, Victor Hugo, D. H....
Dates: 1833-1979

William Makepeace Thackeray collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1101
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, writings, and drawings by or related to William Makepeace Thackeray. Correspondence includes letters written by Thackeray to colleagues such as Connop Thirlwall and William Webb Follett Synge, and letters to Thackeray from potential conributors to Cornhill Magazine. Writings include an autograph manuscript of a chapter of The Adventures of Philip, an autograph poem parodying Goethe's Werther, and an autograph manuscript notebook with memoranda,...
Dates: 1846-1912

William Makepeace Thackery Shakespearean sketches

 Unprocessed
Call Number: 2020-osb-0017

Thomas Woolner Letters to John Frederick Lewis

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 53
Overview: The collection comprises 15 letters from Thomas Woolner to John Frederick Lewis, written between 1874 and 1876. It also includes 5 letters from Woolner to Lewis’s wife, Marian Harper, one letter from Lewis to dealer William Vokins, and several letters from Woolner’s wife and daughter. The letters primarily concern Lewis’s declining health—he died several months after the last letter in the collection—Woolner’s admiration for Lewis’s painting, updates on the politics of the Royal Academy and...
Dates: 1863-1914, bulk 1874-1876