(as per E-NED, and the Historical Thesaurus of English)
see Example and an earlier Example (1833) below
By William Makepeace Thackeray
Edited by George Saintsbury, 18??
Prose Contributions to "Punch" 1842-50
Miss Tickletoby on English History
From: The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette
Volume XVIII. October, 1832 - March 1833