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The Resource Vanity fair, William Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey

Vanity fair, William Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey

Label
Vanity fair
Title
Vanity fair
Statement of responsibility
William Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the exploits of Becky Sharp, an unscrupulous young woman who is determined to achieve wealth and social success, and her sentimental companion, Amelia, who has fallen for a caddish soldier, in the classic novel set against the backdrop of English society in the early 1800s
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
007208
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1811-1863
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thackeray, William Makepeace
Dewey number
823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5618
LC item number
.A1 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1260
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carey, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social classes
  • Female friendship
  • British
  • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815
  • Married women
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel without a hero
Label
Vanity fair, William Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
1st published 1848
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn817256262
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xl, 866 p.
Isbn
9780141199542
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)817256262
Label
Vanity fair, William Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey
Publication
Note
1st published 1848
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn817256262
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xl, 866 p.
Isbn
9780141199542
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)817256262

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