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Thackeray, William Makepeace 1811-1863

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Most widely held works by William Makepeace Thackeray
Vanity fair : a novel without a hero by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

888 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 10,459 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
Vanity fair by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

1,068 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 17 languages and held by 10,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley become friends at Miss Pinkerton's school for girls. Apparently destined to rise to no higher a station in life than as a governess, Becky's beauty, cleverness, and heartlessness cause her fortunes to improve
The history of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

652 editions published between 1 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 6,020 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 Newcomes, memoirs of a most respectable family by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

403 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,361 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
The rose & the ring; or, The history of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

324 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the misadventures that befell the court of Paflagonia when the Fairy Blackstick cast magic spells. King Watkins the First is proud of his eldest daughter's magical gift but wonders why she isn't using it
Catherine : a story by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

60 editions published between 1839 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Catherine Hayes, an eighteenth-century criminal burned at the stake for murdering her husband in 1726
Men's wives by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

37 editions published between 1852 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,344 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( )

19 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,051 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
The Virginians. A tale of the last century by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

299 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins, George and Harry Warrington, have differing tastes and temperaments which become obvious during their boyhood in America and their youth in Britain. They end up on opposite sides of the American Revolution
The tremendous adventures of Major Gahagan by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

25 editions published between 1855 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,946 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 luck of Barry Lyndon by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

47 editions published between 1844 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Luck of Barry Lyndon is a picaresque novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, first published in serial form in 1844, about a member of the Irish gentry trying to become a member of the English aristocracy. Thackeray, who based the novel on the life and exploits of the Anglo-Irish rake and fortune-hunter Andrew Robinson Stoney, later reissued it under the title The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq. Stanley Kubrick later adapted the novel into the movie Barry Lyndon (1975). Unlike the film, the novel is narrated by Barry himself, who functions as a quintessentially unreliable narrator, perpetually boasting and not realizing the bad light in which he casts himself. --Wikipedia.com
Some roundabout papers by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

14 editions published between 1908 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,879 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
Notes on [i.e. of] a journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

12 editions published between 1888 and 2018 in English and held by 1,867 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 Christmas books of Mr. M.A. Titmarsh by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

164 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Makepeace Thackeray is a nineteenth-century English novelist born in Calcutta, India. He studied art in London and Paris and worked as a journalist before moving to storytelling. He published many stories in newspapers prior to the release of his satirical masterpiece Vanity Fair in 1847. His volume entitled The Christmas Books of Mr M.A. Titmarsh is another major work of satire published by the mid-nineteenth century under his penname Titmarsh. It is a collection of five novellas entitled: "Mrs. Perkins's Ball, " "Our Street, " "Dr. Birch and his Young Friends, " "The Kickleburys on the Rhine" and "The Rose and the Ring; or, The History of Prince Giglio and Prince Bulbo." In all of these narratives, Thackeray launches a harsh diatribe against the artificiality and the emptiness of the noble class. His criticism is apparently based on personal experience with noble families and friends. The endings of the stories which generally seem to be unconvincing show that what matters for Thackeray is rather the humoristic observations that he makes about prevailing social hypocrisy and falsehood
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 1,810 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 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballads by William Makepeace Thackeray( )

66 editions published between 1855 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,729 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
The history of Pendennis, his fortunes and misfortunes, his friends and his greatest enemy by W.M Thackeray( Book )

258 editions published between 1849 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th-century England, particularly in London. The main hero is a young English gentleman Arthur Pendennis, who is born in the country and sets out for London to seek his place in life and society
The memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq. by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

111 editions published between 1600 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born into the Irish gentry, outmanoeuvred in his first affair, spy and gambler, and married to a titled heiress who finally outwits him, Barry Lyndon is a fictional adventurer and rogue, whom the reader is lead to distrust from the very beginning
Barry Lyndon by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

81 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Redmond Barry is a reckless scoundrel who fakes and fights his way up the 18th century social ladder towards his single-minded goals of power, wealth and status. Army desertion, duels, gambling and betrayal are Lyndon's stepping stones to acquiring success and fortune
 
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Catherine : a story
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Vanity fairThe history of Henry EsmondThe Newcomes, memoirs of a most respectable familyThe rose & the ring; or, The history of Prince Giglio and Prince BulboCatherine : a storyMen's wivesThe Bedford Row conspiracyThe Virginians. A tale of the last century
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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

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, 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 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.

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

William Makepeace Thackeray

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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 ثاكري

وليم ميكبيس ثاكري، 1811-1863

ولیم تھیکرے

ويليام م. ثاكري، 1811-1863

ویلیام تاکری

ویلیام تاکری نویسنده بریتانیایی

विलियम मेकपीस थैकरे

উইলিয়াম মেকপিস ঠ্যাকারে

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대커리, 윌리엄 메이크피스 1811-1864

새커리, W. M. 1811-1864

새커리, 윌리엄 메이크피스 1811-1864

색커리 1811-1864

윌리암 메이크피스 쌔커리

윌리엄 메이크피스 새커리

윌리엄 메이크피스 새커리 1811-1864

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サッカリー

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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威廉·梅克比斯·薩克雷

威廉·梅克比斯·薩克雷 维多利亚时代英国小说家

梯玛许 1811-1863

萨克来 1811-1863

薩克萊, 1811-1863

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萨克雷 1811-1863

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