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Brookfield, Jane Octavia 1821-1896

Overview
Works: 153 works in 215 publications in 1 language and 1,373 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Sermons  Manuscripts  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR5631.A3, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Octavia Brookfield
A collection of letters of Thackeray, 1847-1855 by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
20 editions published between 1887 and 1890 in English and Undetermined and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incluye retrato del autor
Letters of Thackeray to Mrs. Brookfield : drawings and caricatures ; A list of Thackeray's characters ; Alphabetical list of the contents of the Kensington edition by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
7 editions published between 1904 and 1923 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sermons by William Henry Brookfield ( Book )
2 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not a heroine : a novel by Jane Octavia Brookfield ( Book )
2 editions published in 1873 in Undetermined and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Influence : a novel by Jane Octavia Brookfield ( Book )
4 editions published between 1871 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of unpublished letters of Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary manuscripts by William Makepeace Thackeray ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscripts, typescripts, notebooks, correspondence, financial documents, portraits, pictorial works, realia, and forged manuscripts and correspondence
Not too late ( Book )
1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Brookfield and her circle by Charles H. E Brookfield ( Book )
3 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remarking on his feelings for Mrs. C.W.H., mentioning that "Memory without Hope is but a negative idiosyncrasy and hope without memory a plant that has no root." Noting that Mrs. C.W.H. will not understand him but that [Brookfield] will
[Only George. A story. [By Janet O. Brookfield.]] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brighton, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
2 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reporting that yesterday he had the "courage to fly to Brighton" and that he secured "a most byootiful lodging and had a delightful sleep."
Sermons ... Edited by Mrs. Brookfield. With a biographical notice by Lord Lyttelton. [With a portrait.] by William Henry Brookfield ( Book )
2 editions published in 1875 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
place not specified, to Jane Brookfield by William Makepeace Thackeray ( )
2 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mentioning that he is going out of town to dine with old Miss Berry and will be hard at work until then; asking after her health; remarking on how surprised the printers will be with his early submission of Pendennis
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray ( )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mentioning that his "elders" believe in a madwoman who claims to see visions and work miracles. Noting that he visited Dorsay, who has made a bust of Lamartine and describing the "fatuous & crazy" verses that Lamartine composed for his own bust; mentioning his social engagements and wondering if she is still awake as he closes the letter at one o'clock. Continuing the letter on Wednesday, remarking that he did not write the previous day because he was "wickedly employed," noting that he was gambling until two in the morning; mentioning a visit by his family; noting he has been working on Bluebeard (an unfinished play); remarking that "a story is biling up in my interior" and wondering whether a story without a villain would be good. Continuing the letter on Thursday: thanking her for a letter and for listening to his idle gossip; remarking on his social engagements and mutual acquaintances
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mentioning [in the literary style of "Barbazure"] that the previous evening he stopped by her house to inquire after her health; remarking that he is glad to hear that she is better and asking her to write that she is better still. Noting that he rode in the country yesterday and went to church that morning with the children and remarking on his plans to begin work. Mentioning mutual acquaintances
Paris, to Mrs. Brookfield by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written during his stay in Paris, telling of his visits to relatives, meetings with Jules Janin (48, 50) and Alexandre Dumas (52), dinner with the President, and balls and teas of the English colony. Also discusses the progress and problems of 'Pendennis'
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray ( )
1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning a ticket offered to Thackeray by Mrs. Proctor, for a performance by Macready at Drury Lane Theatre the following night at which Her Majesty will be present. Mentioning that a "chosen few" will be permitted to join the actors in singing the national anthem to the queen, and offering his ticket to participate in this chorus to Mr. Brookfield
to Mrs. Brookfield by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Giving details of his daily life - personages he has met, the progress of his current book etc., - and often simply solicitous inquiries concerning Mrs. B.'s health
to Mrs. Brookfield by William Makepeace Thackeray ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Giving details of his daily life - personages he has met, the progress of his current book etc.; mentions a trip to Cambridge with Mr. Brookfield (69), his 'disastrous speech' for the Literary Fund (70, 71), H. F. Hallam's death (78), and lectures in Edinburgh (89)
 
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Alternative Names
Author of Only George 1821-1896
Brookfield 1821-1896 Mrs
Brookfield, J. O. 1821-1896
Brookfield, J. O. (Jane Octavia), 1821-1896
Brookfield, Mrs. (Jane Octavia), 1821-1896
Elton, Jane Octavia 1821-1896
Only George, Author of 1821-1896
Languages
English (90)