- Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
- Call number
- MssCol 22909
- Physical description
- .2 linear feet (1 volume)
- Preferred Citation
William Makepeace Thackeray notebook, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
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Notebook of British author William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863), containing notes and drawings for his historical novel The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., and for lectures, with drawings of Lord North, Charles James Fox, the Duke of Cumberland, Dean Atterbury and other subjects.
Source of acquisition
Donated by Anna Palmer Draper, 1914
Compiled by Susan P. Waide, 2014
"Two Manuscripts in The New York Public Library: II.Thackeray’s Notebook for 'Henry Esmond'" in Bulletin of the New York Public Library, Vol. XVIII, No. 12, pp. 1463-1464.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328