Coverart for item
The Resource Vanity fair : a novel without a hero, W.M. Thackeray ; with an introduction by Catherine Peters

Vanity fair : a novel without a hero, W.M. Thackeray ; with an introduction by Catherine Peters

Label
Vanity fair : a novel without a hero
Title
Vanity fair
Title remainder
a novel without a hero
Statement of responsibility
W.M. Thackeray ; with an introduction by Catherine Peters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A panoramic satire of English society during the Napoleonic Wars, Vanity Fair is William Makepeace Thackeray's masterpiece. At its center is one of the most unforgettable characters in nineteenth-century literature: the enthralling Becky Sharp, a charmingly ruthless social climber who is determined to leave behind her humble origins, no matter the cost
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1811-1863
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thackeray, William Makepeace
Dewey number
823/.8
Index
no index present
Intended audience
012-up
LC call number
PR5618
LC item number
.A1 1991
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815
  • British
  • Female friendship
  • Social classes
  • Married women
  • England
Label
Vanity fair : a novel without a hero, W.M. Thackeray ; with an introduction by Catherine Peters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxviii-xxix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
91052983
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xli, 743 pages
Isbn
9780679405665
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
91052983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Vanity fair : a novel without a hero, W.M. Thackeray ; with an introduction by Catherine Peters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxviii-xxix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
91052983
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xli, 743 pages
Isbn
9780679405665
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
91052983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial LibraryBorrow it
      901 G Street NW, Washington, DC, 20001, US
      38.8986949 -77.0247823
    • Takoma Park LibraryBorrow it
      416 Cedar St. NW, Washington, DC, 20012, US
      38.9744936 -77.0201519
Processing Feedback ...