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Ray 1: 191] 16 Thackeray meets William Maginn [Ray 1: 191], who becomes a close friend and helps initiate Thackeray into the world of journalism. May 2 (Wed) Thackeray writes in his diary: "Dr. " [Ray 1: 197] 3 The last mention of Taprell in Thackeray's diary of 2 April-23 November 1832. ] It is a very forced and absurd taste to elevate a murderer for 22 A William Makepeace Thackeray Chronology money into a hero—The sentiments are very eloquent clap-trap. There is no new character . . & no incident at all.
Bonaparte, Prince de Canino, Paris, 1835," signed "W. M. ," is published in The Paris Literary Gazette, pp. 3-5. [Guivarc'h 205] November 3 (Tue) Thackeray's "Souvenirs d'Antony, par A. Dumas, Paris, Dumont, 1835," signed "W. M. ," is published in The Paris Literary Gazette, pp. 19-21. [Guivarc'h 205] 10 Thackeray's "England," signed "W. M. ," is published in The Paris Literary Gazette, pp. 33-34. [Guivarc'h 205] 24 Thackeray's "Servitude et Grandeur Militaires, par le Comte A. de Vigny, Paris, 1835," signed "W.