Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray

English BooksSKU: 9788175993846

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EAN: 9788175993846
Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Language: English
Publisher: Fingerprint! Publishing
Publication year: 2016
Print length: 824
Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.6 x 4.4
Item Weight: 535 g


Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray

Dive into the world of Vanity Fair, a classic novel by William Makepeace Thackeray that offers a satirical and witty look at English society during the early 19th century. This engaging narrative follows the intertwined lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley as they navigate through their social and personal ups and downs with sharp ambition and varying fortunes.

Key Highlights of This Classic:

  • Social Climbing and Ambition: Explore the relentless pursuit of upward social mobility by Becky Sharp, whose cunning and determination contrast with Amelia Sedley’s gentler path.
  • Timeless Insights: Gain profound insights into human desires and motivations through Thackeray's incisive critique of the vanities and pretensions of high society.
  • Witty Social Critique: Enjoy Thackeray’s sharp wit as he dissects the follies and foibles of the time, offering a timeless commentary on societal values and human nature.
  • Complex Heroines: Engage with complex and compelling heroines whose intricate relationships and personal trials provide a deep exploration of their characters.
  • Ideal for Classic Literature Fans: A must-read for anyone interested in classic literature that delves into social commentary and the study of human character.

Vanity Fair is not just a novel but a mirror to society, reflecting the intricate dynamics of social status and personal integrity. It remains as relevant today as it was in the 19th century, making it a cherished addition to any literary collection.

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