Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

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“I think I could be a good woman, if I had five thousand a year,” observes beautiful and clever Becky Sharp, one of the wickedest—and most appealing—women in all of literature. Becky is just one of the many fascinating figures that populate William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel Vanity Fair, a wonderfully satirical panorama of upper-middle-class life and manners in London at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

Scorned for her lack of money and breeding,… (more)

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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 02:11:07 +0200

Without a doubt this is one of the best books I've read. The relationship between Major Dobbins and Amelia is fascinating..."I have watched your struggle. Let it end. We are both weary of it." This is a book worth the time it takes to read.

Sun, 28 Dec 2008 15:46:49 +0100

Sony reader owners should use the ePub format so they can adjust text size. PDF files cannot be adjusted. I love my Sony reader! Been an avid reader all my life and not slowing down at 60.

Book Details  

Language: English

Published in: 1848

Word count: 302,097 words (≈ about 20 hours)


Copyright: Public Domain

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