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Thackeray, William Makepeace 1811-1863

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Vanity fair by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

1,299 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 18 languages and held by 12,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scorned for her lack of money and breeding, Becky must use all her wit, charm and considerable sex appeal to escape her drab destiny as a governess. From London's ballrooms to the battlefields of Waterloo, the bewitching Becky works her wiles on a gallery of memorable characters, including her lecherous employer, Sir Pitt, his rich sister, Miss Crawley, and Pitt's dashing son, Rawdon, the first of Becky's misguided sexual entanglements
Vanity fair : a novel without a hero by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

703 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 8,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanity Fair is a story of two heroines---one humble, the other a scheming social climber---who meet in boarding school and embark on markedly different lives. Amid the swirl of London's posh ballrooms and affairs of love and war, their fortunes rise and fall. Through it all, Thackeray lampoons the shallow values of his society, reserving the most pointed barbs for the upper crust. What results is a prescient look at the dogged pursuit of wealth and status---and the need for humility
The history of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

696 editions published between 1 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 6,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England
The Virginians. A tale of the last century by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

629 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A sequel to Henry Esmond, the novel is set, as is much of its precursor, chiefly in colonial Virginia. The Virginians follows the life of the family and descendants of Henry Esmond of Castlewood, Virginia. Although Esmond's grandsons take opposing positions during the American Revolution, they reconcile after the war, Harry becoming owner of the family's Virginia estates and George of the land and property in England."--Encyclopedia Britannica
Catherine : a story by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

110 editions published between 1839 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 4,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Catherine Hayes, an eighteenth-century criminal burned at the stake for murdering her husband in 1726
The Newcomes : memoirs of a most respectable family by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

408 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newcomes is an novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, first published in 1855. The novel tells the story of Colonel Thomas Newcome, a virtuous and upstanding character. It is equally the story of Colonel Newcome's son, Clive, who studies and travels for the purpose of becoming a painter, although the profession is frowned on by some of his relatives and acquaintances <U+2014> notably Clive's snobbish, backstabbing cousin Barnes Newcome. - wikipedia.org
Men's wives by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

49 editions published between 1852 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Men's Wives (The Ravenswing, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Berry, Dennis Haggarty's Wife); The Bedford Row Conspiracy; A little dinner at Timmins's; The history of Samuel Titmarsh and the great Hoggarty Diamond; The Memoirs of Mr. C.J. Yellowplush; and Character Sketches
The Bedford Row conspiracy by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

27 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on historical events, this tale from the imagination of beloved English author William Makepeace Thackeray blends his trademark wit and spot-on satire with an engaging mystery. A must-read for fans of closely observed social satire and lovers of Thackeray's other works, such as Vanity Fair and The Rose and the Ring
Pendennis by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

455 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 3,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1848, this is the funny and uninhibited story of Arthur Pendennis, the son of a selfless widow, who moves from one disastrous romantic entanglement to another. It is an introspective novel, chronicling Thackeray's own youth and growth to maturity under a thin veil of fiction
The rose & the ring; or, The history of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

209 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magic rose and ring which make those in possession of them believe themselves to be irresistibly attractive, together with a mischievous fairy create hilarious complications in this unusual fairy story
The history of Henry Esmond, esq.; a colonel in the service of Her Majesty Queen Anne, written by himself by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

221 editions published between 1778 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England
The Christmas books of Mr. M.A. Titmarsh by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

181 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thackeray's The Christmas Books of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh (1847-55) was published under his familiar pen name, M.A. Titmarsh. It is an anthology of five short novels, each of which criticises English nobility. It includes The Kickleburys on the Rhine, in which the author shares a steamer with an upper-class family. It also contains Mrs. Perkin's Ball, Our Street, Dr. Birch and His Young Friends, and The Rose and the Ring, a satirical story dealing with the lives and fates of four royal cousins
Some Roundabout papers by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

20 editions published between 1901 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair (1847), a panoramic portrait of English society. Thackeray began as a satirist and parodist, with a sneaking fondness for roguish upstarts like Becky Sharp in Vanity Fair, Barry Lyndon in Barry Lyndon (1844) and Catherine in Catherine (1839). In his earliest works, writing under such pseudonyms as Charles James Yellowplush, Michael Angelo Titmarsh and George Savage Fitz-Boodle, he tended towards the savage in his attacks on high society, military
Ballads by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

79 editions published between 1855 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he is best remembered as the satirical novelist who penned nineteenth-century masterpieces such as
The tremendous adventures of Major Gahagan by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

29 editions published between 1855 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As soon as I entered the tents a host of menials sprang forward, some to ease me of my armour, some to offer me refreshments, some with hookahs, attar of roses (in great quart bottles), and the thousand delicacies of Eastern life. I motioned them away. ""I will wear my armour, "" said I; ""I shall go forth to-night. Carry my duty to the princess, and say I grieve that to-night I have not the time to see her
The fitz-boodle papers by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

32 editions published between 1882 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adopting the persona of an aristocratic London bachelor named George Savage Fitz-Boodle, the English satirist William Makepeace Thackeray wrote these sometimes savage parodies of high society, the institution of marriage, and other aspects of life in his day. They were first printed in Fraser's Magazine, 1842-43, under the title Confessions of Fitz-Boodle."
The history of Pendennis, his fortunes and misfortunes, his friends and his greatest enemy by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

322 editions published between 1849 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Pendennis, romantic and weak, is always doing something irresponsible like falling in love with unsuitable women or spending too much money. Fortunately for him, his relatives bail him out, until he does mature!
Notes on [i.e. of] a journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

14 editions published between 1888 and 2018 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From this scene we rushed off somewhat discomposed to make a breakfast off red mullets and grapes, melons, pomegranates, and Smyrna wine, at a dirty little comfortable inn, to which we were recommended: and from the windows of which we had a fine cheerful view of the gulf and its busy craft, and the loungers and merchants along the shore. There were camels unloading at one wharf, and piles of melons much bigger than the Gibraltar cannon-balls at another
The history of Samuel Titmarsh and the great Hoggarty diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

18 editions published between 1849 and 2014 in English and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair (1847), a panoramic portrait of English society. Thackeray began as a satirist and parodist, with a sneaking fondness for roguish upstarts like Becky Sharp in Vanity Fair, Barry Lyndon in Barry Lyndon (1844) and Catherine in Catherine (1839). In his earliest works, writing under such pseudonyms as Charles James Yellowplush, Michael Angelo Titmarsh and George Savage Fitz-Boodle, he tended towards the savage in his attacks on high society, military
Essay On Jonathan Swift by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Catherine : a story
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Vanity fair : a novel without a heroThe history of Henry EsmondThe Virginians. A tale of the last centuryCatherine : a storyThe Newcomes : memoirs of a most respectable familyMen's wivesThe Bedford Row conspiracyPendennis
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controlled identityBrown, Mister, 1811-1863

controlled identityFitz-Boodle, 1811-1863

controlled identityGahagan, Goliah, 1811-1863

controlled identityJeames, 1811-1863

controlled identityPendennis, Arthur, 1811-1863

controlled identitySakkare, 1811-1863

controlled identitySolomons, Ikey, 1811-1863

controlled identityTitmarsh, Michael Angelo, 1811-1863

controlled identityWagstaffe, Theophile, 1811-1863

controlled identityYellowplush, Charles James, 1811-1863

Fitz-Boodle

Fitz-Boodle 1811-1863

Fitz-Boodle pseud

Gahagan, Goliah 1811-1863

George Savage Fitz-Boodle

Gulielmus Makepeace Thackeray

Jeames 1811-1863

Makepeace Thackeray, William

Makepeace Thackeray, William 1811-1863

Pendennis Arthur

Pendennis Arthur 1811-1863

Pendennis, Arthur, pseud.

Sakelai, 1811-1863

Sakelei, 1811-1863

Sakkarē 1811-1863

Solomons, Ikey

Solomons Ikey 1811-1863

Solomons, Ikey, pseud.

Tackeray, William Mahepeace, 1811-1863

Tackeray, William Makepeace

Tackerej.

Takener.

Taqeray, Wîllîam M. 1811-1863

Tʻekerei, Uiliam 1811-1863

Tekerėjus V.M.

Tekerėjus Viljamas

Tekerėjus Viljamas Meikpisas

Tekeri

Tekeri Uiliam Meikpiis

Tekeri, Uiliam Meĭkpiĭs 1811-1863

Tekeri, V. M.

Tekeri, Viljem Mekpis

Tekerijs, Viljams Meikpīss 1811-1863

Tekkereï, Uil'iam 1811-1863

Tekkereĭ, Uilʹi︠a︡m Meĭkpis 1811-1863

Tekkerei V.

Tekkereĭ, V. 1811-1863

Tekkereĭ, V. (Vilʹi︠a︡m), 1811-1863

Tekkereĭ, Vilʹi︠a︡m Meĭkpis

Tekkereĭ, Vilʹi︠a︡m Meĭkpis 1811-1863

Tèkkerèj.

Tekkerej, Uil'âm Mejkpis.

Tekkerej, Uil'jam

Tekkerej, Uil'jam 1811-1863

Tekkerej, Uil'jam Mejkpis 1811-1863

Tekkerej, Vil'âm.

Tekkerej, Vil'jam

Tekkerej, Vilʹjam Mejkpis 1811-1863

Thackeray.

Thackeray, Guillermo M. 1811-1863

Thackeray, M. W. 1811-1863

Thackeray, W.

Thackeray W.M.

Thackeray, W. M. 1811-1863

Thackeray, W. M 1811-1864

Thackeray, W. M. (William Makepeace) 1811-1863

Thackeray, W. Makepeace

Thackeray, William.

Thackeray William 1811-1863

Thackeray, William M.

Thackeray, William M. 1811-1863

Thackeray, William M. 1811-1864

Thackeray, William Makepeace

Thackeray, William Makepeace 1811-1863

Thackeray, William Makepeace 1811-1867

Thackeray, William Makepiece

Thackerey, William Makepeace 1811-1863

Thackery, William 1811-1863

Titmarsh, M.A.

Titmarsh, M. A. 1811-1863

Titmarsh, M. A., Mr.

Titmarsh, M. A., pseud.

Titmarsh, Michael A. 1811-1863

Titmarsh Michael Angelo

Titmarsh Michael Angelo 1811-1863

Titmarsh, Michael Angelo, 1811-1863 (duln f. William Makepeace Thackeray)

Titmarsh, Michael Angelo, pseud.

Tlackeray, Guillermo M. 1811-1863

Uilyam Tekkerey

Vilijam Mejkpis Tekeri

W. T. (William Makepeace Thackeray), 1811-1863

Wagstaff, Theophile

Wagstaff Theophile 1811-1863

Wagstaff, Theophile, pseud.

Wagstaffe, Theophile 1811-1863

Wagstaffe, Theophile, pseud

William Makepeace Thackeray

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William Makepeace Thackeray British novelist

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Yellowplush, Charles Fitzroy 1811-1863

Yellowplush, Charles James 1811-1863

Yellowpush, Charles

Yellowpush Charles 1811-1863

Yellowpush, Charles, pseud.

Ουίλλιαμ Θάκερυ

Вилијам Мејкпис Текери

Вильям Теккерей

Вільям Теккерей

Вільям Теккерей англійський письменник

Текерей В. 1811-1863

Теккерей В. 1811-1863

Теккерей В. М. 1811-1863

Теккерей, Вильям Мейкпис 1811-1863

Теккерей У.М.

Теккерей Уильям

Теккерей Уильям Мейкпис

Теккерей, Уильям Мейкпис 1811-1863

Теккерэй У. 1811-1863

Тэккерей В. М. 1811-1863

Уильям Мейкпис Теккерей

Уильям Мейкпис Теккерей английский писатель и драматург

Уилям Мейкпийс Такъри

Уільям Мейкпіс Тэкерэй

Ўільям Тэкерэй

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ויליאם מייקפיס תאקרי

ויליאם מייקפיס תאקרי סופר בריטי

תקרי, ויליאם מייקפיס

תקרי, ויליאם מייקפיס, 1811-1863

תקרי, וילים מקפיס 1811-1863

ثاكري، وليم ماكس، 1811-1863

وليم ثاكرى

وليم ثاكري

وليم ثاكري روائي بريطاني

وليم ميكبيس ثاكري، 1811-1863

ولیم تھیکرے

ويليام م. ثاكري، 1811-1863

ویلیام تاکری

ویلیام تاکری نویسنده بریتانیایی

विलियम मेकपीस थैकरे

উইলিয়াম মেকপিস ঠ্যাকারে ব্রিটিশ ঔপন্যাসিক

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새커리, W. M. 1811-1864

새커리, 윌리엄 M. 1811-1864

새커리, 윌리엄 메이크피스 1811-1864

색커리 1811-1864

윌리암 메이크피스 쌔커리

윌리엄 메이크피스 새커리

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サッカレー

サッカレー, ウィリアム・M

サッカレイ

サッカレエ, W. M

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梯玛许 1811-1863

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