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Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of William Makepeace Thackeray

Morris Longstreth Parrish

Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of William Makepeace Thackeray

together with books, articles, and catalogues referring to Thackeray, held at the Library Co. of Philadelphia, Ridgway Branch, May 14th to 28th, 1940.

by Morris Longstreth Parrish

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863 -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1940 ed., priv. print. in Philadelphia.

    ContributionsLibrary Company of Philadelphia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5635 .P3 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5421938M
    ISBN 10084148547X
    LC Control Number73015539

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    William Makepeace Thackeray $ Thackeray was a giant of Victorian literature, creating bestselling novels that rivaled Dickens for popularity and satires that remain as hilarious and original today as when they were first published. “I think I could be a good woman, if I had five thousand a year,” observes beautiful and clever Becky Sharp, one of the wickedest—and most appealing—women in all of literature. Becky is just one of the many fascinating figures that populate William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel Vanity Fair, a wonderfully satirical panorama of upper-middle-class life and manners in London at the.


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