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Brookfield, Jane Octavia 1821-1896

Overview
Works: 148 works in 260 publications in 2 languages and 1,721 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  Sermons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  History  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Recipient
Classifications: PR5631.A3, B
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Most widely held works about Jane Octavia Brookfield
 
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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 held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1887 volume offers a collection of letters by the Victorian novelist spanning 1847 to 1855
A collection of letters of W.M. Thackeray, 1847-1855 by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

9 editions published between 1887 and 1970 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to W.H. Brookfield
place not specified, to [George Smith] by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

23 editions published between 1848 and 1851 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing only to say that she is not ill and will return from the country on Saturday and assuring him that she did not find the latest number [of Pendennis] dull. Discussing his busy life, saying she is glad that his family is going off to Paris because "it will take off one of yr parts for a time -- that of a family man, -- & you will only have the author & the Major & the "satirist" & the sentimentalist &c &c &c to keep up;" further remarking that she thinks he is "living too fast" and fearing for his health. Briefly discussing some characters in Pendennis
Letters of Thackeray to Mrs. Brookfield; Miscellaneous essays sketches and reviews; Drawings and caricatures by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 1923 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons by William Henry Brookfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not a heroine : a novel by Jane Octavia Brookfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1873 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of unpublished letters of Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Influence : a novel by Jane Octavia Brookfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1871 in Undetermined and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

5 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly letters to, from and among Mr and Mrs William H. Brookfield and their friends
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

5 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarking that he had 100 subscribers and 200 other people for his first lecture, and wondering about the necessity of traveling to America when there is "so much money ... to be made in this empire."
Only George; a story by Jane Octavia Brookfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[n.p.], to [Mrs. T. F. Elliot and Kate Perry by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

3 editions published between 1848 and 1849 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saying that he does not hate William and is glad that they have a happy marriage. Noting that only one other man is staying at the house and describing dining out with him; noting that this fellow was acquainted with the Brookfields and described Jane as a "very nice woman;" mentioning that he read about the death of Horace Smith in the paper that morning; hoping that he will be able to write a stronger number of Pendennis than some of the last ones have been
place not specified, to [Jane Brookfield] by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

2 editions published between 1848 and 1850 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saying he is sorry that she wrote to him so "tristely," but remarking that he prefers this to "sham-gaiety." Complaining about his busy schedule and listing all of his social engagements, but remarking that many people would give their ears or half their incomes for such engagements. Describing a dinner at which several ladies asked him about the fashionable world, to which he could only respond that he was a man and to him all ladies were simply ladies. Mentioning several other mutual acquaintances including Peel, Carlyle, Hallam, etc
Letters of Thackeray to Mrs. Brookfield : Miscellaneous essays, sketches and reviews by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not too late. : By the author of "Only George." In two volumes by Jane Octavia Brookfield( Book )

2 editions published between 1868 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only George. A story. : In two volumes by Jane Octavia Brookfield( Book )

2 editions published between 1866 and 1991 in 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

Asking after her health, remarking "William & Makepeace couldn't eat their dinners without you" and mentioning that he has refused an invitation from Mr. Hallam because he is already engaged with Mrs. Elliot
A Collection of Letters of William Makepeace Thackeray, 1847-1855. With portraits and reproductions of letters and drawings. [With an introduction by Mrs J.O. Brookfield.] by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary manuscripts by John Ruskin( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscripts, typescripts, notebooks, correspondence, financial documents, portraits, pictorial works, realia, and forged manuscripts and correspondence
 
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Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.38 for Letters of ... to 0.95 for with Kate ...)

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, Jane 1821-1896

Brookfield, Jane Octavia Elton 1821-1896

Brookfield, Mrs. (Jane Octavia), 1821-1896

Elton, Jane Octavia 1821-1896

Jane Octavia Brookfield British writer

Only George, Author of 1821-1896

Languages
English (143)

French (1)