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|Named Person:||William Makepeace Thackeray|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Makepeace Thackeray; Anne Thackeray Ritchie; Howard Pyle; George Cruikshank; John Everett Millais; George Du Maurier; Frederick Walker; Richard Doyle
|Notes:||"Reprinted from The Centenary Biographical Edition of the Works of Thackeray, London, 1910-1911."
The illustrations are from drawings by the author, George Cruikshank, Richard Doyle, J.E. Milais, G. Du Maurier, Frederick Walker, and others. The colored frontispieces (v. 1,3,10,16) are by Howard Pyle.
|Description:||26 v. : ill. ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||V. 1-2. Vanity fair.--v. 3-4. The history of Pendennis.--v. 5. The memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush. Men's wives. Character sketches and Flore et Zephyr.--v. 6. The history of Samuel Titmarsh and the great Hoggarty diamond. Adventures of Major Gahagan and Notes of a journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo.--v. 7. The memoirs of Barry Lyndon, esq., written by himself and The fatal boots.--v. 8-9. Contributions to Punch.--v. 10. The history of Henry Esmond, esq.--v. 11. The lectures on the English humourists of the eighteenth century. The four Georges and Charity and humour.--v. 12-13. The Newcomes.--v. 14. The Christmas books of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh.--v. 15. Ballads and The rose and the ring.--v. 16-17. The Virginians.--v. 18-19. The adventures of Philip.|
|Responsibility:||with biographical introductions by his daughter Lady Ritchie.|