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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English


  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.,
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination313 p.
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24174344M

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Get this from a library! Dickens & Thackeray studied in three novels. [Albert S G Canning] -- A study of Dickens's Pickwick papers and Nicholas Nickleby and Thackeray's Vanity fair. Dickens, Charles, , Thackeray, William Makepeace, Publisher London, T. Fisher Unwin Collection cornell; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Cornell University Library Contributor usage rights See terms Language EnglishPages: William Makepeace Thackeray (/ ˈ θ æ k ər i /; 18 July – 24 December ) was a British novelist, author and illustrator born in is known for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of British society, and The Luck of Barry Lyndon, which was adapted for film by Stanley en: 3, including Anne Isabella (–). William Makepeace Thackeray, (born J , Calcutta, India—died Dec. 24, , London, Eng.), English novelist whose reputation rests chiefly on Vanity Fair (–48), a novel of the Napoleonic period in England, and The History of Henry Esmond, Esq. (), set in the early 18th century.. Life. Thackeray was the only son of Richmond Thackeray, an administrator in .

Read this book on Questia. Subjects: Dickens, Charles, Political and Social Views; Thackeray, William Makepeace, Political and Social Views. Dickens & Thackeray studied in three novels / (London: Unwin, ), by Albert Stratford George Canning (page images at HathiTrust) Thackerayana; notes and anecdotes illustrated by hundreds of sketches by William Makepeace Thackeray, depicting humorous incidents in his school life and favourite scenes and characters in the books of his every. This is an excellent overview of Victorian novelists and how they changed the British publishing industry. It may sound like a dry subject, but the author digs into the little quirks of Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray, the Bronte sisters, George Eliot, Anthony Trollope, Thomas Hardy, and even the American Henry James, who lived in London, so that he could /5. Dickens & Thackeray studied in three novels / (London: Unwin, ), by Albert Stratford George Canning (page images at HathiTrust) Memories of a hostess; a chronicle of eminent friendships drawn chiefly from the diaries of Mrs. James T. Fields, (Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, [c]), by M. A. De Wolfe Howe (page images at HathiTrust).

A tale of two cities,this is one of the historical novel of Charles this novel Charles dickens says that it was the best of time,it was the worst of times,it was the age of wisdom,it was the age of foolishness,it was the epoch of belief,.this period is also called the period of French equality,despair,un wealth 4/5.   The best novels written in English: the full list After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the greatest novels written in English Author: Guardian Staff. This book by Jane Smiley is so excellent - it makes me think that Dickens should be studied in English literature courses in college, rather than some of those by Bronte, etc. One doesn't have to be a college student to get a great deal from this book as it Cited by: 1. The combined qualities of the realist and the idealist which Dickens possessed to a remarkable degree, together with his naturally jovial attitude toward life in general seem to have given him a remarkably happy feeling toward Christmas, though the privations and hardships of his boyhood could have allowed him but little real experience with this day of days/5(K).