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The history of Henry Esmond

William Makepeace Thackeray

The history of Henry Esmond

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xii.

    Other titlesHenry Esmond.
    Statementintrod. by Walter Jerrold
    SeriesEveryman"s library, 73. Fiction
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 427 p. ;
    Number of Pages427
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26552491M

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Henry Esmond, in full The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., historical novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, published in three volumes in The story, narrated by Esmond, begins in when he is 12 and ends in Its complexity of incident is given unity by Esmond and his second cousin Beatrix, who stand out against a background of London society and the political.

The History of Henry Esmond was widely considered the best historical novel of its day and often considered the best of Thackeray's novels as well; Trollope, who wrote a biography of his friend Thackeray, calls it his masterpiece.

It's set just after the Glorious Revolution, during the reigns of William and Mary and then Queen Anne, and follows /5. William Thackeray's History of Henry Esmond, Esquire is set during the time of the reigns of William of Orange and his successor Queen Anne, where Catholics and Protestants intrigued against each other, roughly conforming to Tory and Whig Parties respectively, with the Tories plotting for a restoration of the Stuart dynasty/5(20).

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The text begins: THE EARLY YOUTH OF HENRY ESMOND, UP TO THE TIME OF HIS LEAVING TRINITY COLLEGE, IN CAMBRIDGE. The actors in the old tragedies, as we read, piped their iambics to a tune, speaking from under a mask, and wearing stilts and a.

The History of Henry Esmond is a historical novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, originally published in The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England. A Pages: The History of Henry Esmond Henry Esmond relates his own history in memoir fashion, mainly in the third person but occasionally dropping into the first person.

Henry, born aboutis an orphan and lives near London in the care of French Huguenot refugees. The History of Henry Esmond begins with the sweet Lady Castlewood stumbling upon the lonely abandoned Henry as she tours her new home.

Her husband has inherited the estate and his illegitimate year old cousin Henry, is fearful of the reception he 5/5(4). The History of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray. The History of Henry Esmond, Esq.: A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty, Queen Anne is an historical novel by Thackeray, in which Henry Esmond tells his own story as a memoir.

While the author credits state, "Written By Himself" it is clearly Thackeray's authorship, and a fine example of a Victorian historical novel. Posted By ravensoldthecat at Thu 21 AugPM in The History of Henry Esmond, Esq.

|| 1 Reply Text clarification in Book I, Chapter 2 In the family history that opens chapter 2: "'Tis known that the name of Esmond and the estate of Castlewood, com. Hants, came into possession of the present family through Dorothea, daughter and heiress. The history of Henry Esmond, esq.: written by himself; The English humourists of the eighteenth century; The four Georges; and Charity and humour, by William Makepeace Thackeray, with illustrations by George Du Maurier, F.

Barnard, and Frank Dicksee, R. The History of Henry Esmond, Esquire, a Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Q. Anne, is the book that Thackeray considered to be his best piece. Title The history of Henry Esmond, esq., a colonel in the service of Her Majesty Queen Anne, Contributor Names Thackeray, William Makepeace, THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND.

BOOK I THE EARLY YOUTH OF HENRY ESMOND, UP TO THE TIME OF HIS LEAVING TRINITY COLLEGE, IN CAMBRIDGE. The actors in the old tragedies, as we read, piped their iambics to a tune, speaking from under a mask, and wearing stilts and a great head-dress. 'Twas thought the dignity of the Tragic Muse required1/ Get this from a library.

The history of Henry Esmond. [William Makepeace Thackeray; Adolf Hallman] -- The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England. History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne | William Makepeace Thackeray | Historical Fiction, Suspense, Espionage, Political & Thrillers | Audiobook full.

Originally published inthis early work is a comprehensive and informative look at the life and history of Henry Esmond. The text is split into three books: Book I.

The early youth of Henry Esmond, up to the time of his leaving Trinity College in Cambridge/5(19). The History of Henry Esmond was widely considered the best historical novel of its day and often considered the best of Thackeray's novels as well; Trollope, who wrote a biography of his friend Thackeray, calls it his masterpiece/5().This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. The story of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England, begins in his youth, as the illegitimate and orphaned cousin of the Viscount and Lady of Castlewood.THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND, ESQ.

A COLONEL IN THE SERVICE OF HER MAJESTY QUEEN ANNE. WRITTEN BY HIMSELF. By William Makepeace Thackeray. Boston, Estes and Lauriat, Publishers. TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE. WILLIAM BINGHAM, LORD ASHBURTON.

MY DEAR LORD.