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Vanity fair : a novel without a hero

Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2007.
Series: Compact editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set during the time of the Napoleonic Wars, this classic gives a satirical picture of a worldly society. The novel revolves around the exploits of the impoverished but beautiful and devious Becky Sharp. Becky Sharp is the most alluring yet ruthless heroine ever to climb the social ladder. Defying her impoverished background, she makes her way through the glamour of Regency society in the company of her devoted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Makepeace Thackeray
ISBN: 9780753822692 0753822695
OCLC Number: 173498034
Notes: Condensed version.
Description: 367 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Compact editions.
Responsibility: W.M. Thackeray.

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