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The history of Henry Esmond.

Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Publisher: New York Walter J. Back [s.f.]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England. A typical example of Victorian historical novels, Thackeray's work of historical fiction tells its tale against the backdrop of late 17th- and early 18th-century England {u2013} specifically, major events surrounding the English Restoration {u2014} and utilises characters both real (but dramatised) and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Makepeace Thackeray
OCLC Number: 760584869
Description: vii, 415 p. 19 cm.

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"The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England. A typical example of Victorian historical novels, Thackeray's work of historical fiction tells its tale against the backdrop of late 17th- and early 18th-century England {u2013} specifically, major events surrounding the English Restoration {u2014} and utilises characters both real (but dramatised) and imagined." -- Wikipedia.

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