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4 edition of Punch"s prize novelists, The fat contributor, and Travels in London. By W. M. Thackeray. found in the catalog.

Punch"s prize novelists, The fat contributor, and Travels in London. By W. M. Thackeray.

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8509129M
    ISBN 101425529666
    ISBN 109781425529666
    OCLC/WorldCa154709672

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Claire and Sian discuss the London book fair and the Man Booker International shortlist, and we chat to German author Benedict Wells about his. William Makepeace Thackeray () was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair (), a panoramic portrait of English society.

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