The Adventures of Philip on His Way Through the World

Item Type: JAS Known Contents
Creator: William Makepeace Thackeray
Publisher: The Cornhill Magazine [published by Smith, Elder & Co. ]
Issued: 1861-62
Edition: Published as a serial between January 1861 and August 1862
Language: English
Illustrations: Drawed by Frederick Walker & William Makepeace Thackeray and engraved by Joseph Swain
Author of this Entry: Yuhan Deng
Evidence Type: Letter
Volume: Page (Letter): 1:268 (162)
Date: January 31, 1861
Addressed To?: Charlotte Symonds
Importance?: Read for amusement
Owned?: No, most likely read in the library of a private club
Evidence: “Moreover I do read for my amusement. I am carrying on 4 periodical novels- Tom Brown [at Oxford], Framley Parsonage, Great Expectations, & Thackeray's new tale. These I consume after dinner at the Union [Symonds's club on Trafalgar Square, London: cf. Memoirs, 255] for an hour, at wh time the Noel Room becomes insupportably hot.”
Source Contributor: Yuhan Deng