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Vanity Fair is an English novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars

Vanity Fair is an English novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars. It was first published as a 19-volume monthly serial from 1847 to 1848, carrying the subtitle Pen and Pencil Sketches of English Society, reflecting both its satirisation of early 19th-century British society and the many illustrations drawn by Thackeray to accompany the text.

Vanity Fair (Bantam Classic) by William Makepeace Thackeray, History & Fiction . 7 743. 0. Published: 1997. Henry Esmond; The English Humourists; The Four Georges.

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There are many people in Vanity Fair who succeed very well on nothing a year. They had heard too many unpleasant stories about her from people like Lady Bareacres. Most of the visitors to Curzon Street were gentlemen.

txt 69 Кб. Chapter ONE. A Departure and a Romantic Adventure. There are many people in Vanity Fair who succeed very well on nothing a year. The Colonel, for example, was an excellent card-player, and excelled at billiards and other games of chance. He spent many evenings playing against his friends, and his winnings provided him and Becky with the small amounts of cash they required. Becky found this position humiliating, and she determined to do something about it.

Vanity Fair, novel of early 19th-century English society by William Makepeace Thackeray, published serially in monthly .

Thackeray’s previous writings had been published either unsigned or under pseudonyms; Vanity Fair was the first work he.

It has received impressive. Author: William Makepeace Thackeray III. Theme: Thackeray wants his audience to realize how vanity itself can affect how people act. It is mainly a story about two girls with different outlooks in life; entangled in problems that neither of them could face well.

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Читать онлайн Vanity Fair. Thackeray William Makepeace. William Makepeace Thackeray. Some people consider Fairs immoral altogether, and eschew such, with their servants and families: very likely they are right. Those virtues which characterize the young English gentlewoman, those accomplishments which become her birth and station, will not be found wanting in the amiable Miss Sedley, whose INDUSTRY and OBEDIENCE have endeared her to her instructors, and whose delightful sweetness of temper has charmed her AGED and her YOUTHFUL companions.

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Vanity Fair: A Novel Without A Hero. The 'Hero' of Vanity Fair is the steadfast and stalwart William Dobbin; of that there is no doubt. This novel is not the coming of age, or bildungsroman, of Becky Sharp. Then again one might say it is an English War and Peace a family saga structured around the Napoleonic wars, with characters questing for self actualisation, except as satire rather than the seeking to satisfy the reader emotionally. It is maybe an ancestor of Bonfire of the Vanities a slice of life in which everybody is reprehensible or ridiculous to varying degrees.


Vanity Fair: Stories from "Vanity Fair" (Progress English S.) download epub
Words Language & Grammar
Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
ISBN: 0195815084
Category: Reference
Subcategory: Words Language & Grammar
Language: English
Publisher: Oxford University Press; Abridged edition (March 1, 1983)
Pages: 61 pages