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Vanity fair: a novel without a hero

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IL: UG - BL: 12.4 - AR Pts: 66
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No one is better equipped in the struggle for wealth and worldly success than the alluring and ruthless Becky Sharp, who defies her impoverished background to clamber up the class ladder. Her sentimental companion Amelia, however, longs only for caddish soldier George. As the two heroines make their way through the tawdry glamour of Regency society, battles--military and domestic--are fought, fortunes made and lost. The one steadfast and honourable figure in this corrupt world is Dobbin with his devotion to Amelia, bringing pathos and depth to Thackeray's gloriously satirical epic of love and social adventure.
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9780198727712
9780679603214
9780099518938
9780143034445
9780375757266
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Level 12.4, 66 Points
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Last Grouping Update 2018-06-28 23:47:58PM
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subject_facet British -- Europe -- Fiction, England -- Fiction, England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Female friendship -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Fiction, Married women -- Fiction, Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Fiction, Photoplay editions, Regency novels, Social classes -- Fiction, Social classes -- Great Britain -- History -- Fiction, Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815 -- Fiction, Women -- Fiction
title_display Vanity fair : a novel without a hero
title_full Vanity fair : a novel without a hero / W.M. Thackeray, Vanity fair : a novel without a hero / William Makepeace Thackeray, Vanity fair : a novel without a hero / William Makepeace Thackeray ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Carey, Vanity fair : a novel without a hero / William Makepeace Thackeray ; introduction by Joanna Trollope, Vanity fair : a novel without a hero / William Makepeace Thackery ; introd. by Joseph Warren Beach
title_short Vanity fair :
title_sub a novel without a hero
topic_facet British, Female friendship, History, Married women, Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815, Photoplay editions, Regency novels, Social classes, Social life and customs, Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815, Women