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Vanity fair. A novel without a hero.

Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Publisher: London, Bradbury & Evans, 1848.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Emmy Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars.
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Genre/Form: Satire
rare books
Novels
Fiction
Specimens
Wood engravings
Armorial bindings (Binding)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863.
Vanity fair.
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1848
(OCoLC)669082234
Named Person: Becky Sharp, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Makepeace Thackeray
OCLC Number: 3174108
Notes: Added t.-p., engraved, has date: 1849.
First issued in monthly numbers, Jan. 1847-July 1848.
Bound by Robertson and son.
Description: 4 p. l., [vii]-xvi, 624 p. front, illus., 38 pl. 23 cm.
Responsibility: By William Makepeace Thackeray. With illustrations on wood and steel by the author.

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Follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Emmy Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5342605232#Topic\/married_women<\/a>> # Married women<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008107257<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Married women<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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