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4 volumes by William Makepeace Thackeray and a bibliography  

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Four volumes by William Makepeace Thackeray and a bibliography

Thackeray, William Makepeace

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Various dates


5 volumes. (8vo) original cloth. Includes:

  • Mr. Brown's Letters To A Young Man About Town: Wit [sic]. The Proser and Other Papers. New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1853.
  • Early and Late Papers: Hitherto Uncollected. 2" closed tear to bottom edge of front free endpaper. First Edition. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1867.
  • Sultan Stork and Other Stories and Sketches. Now first collected. To which is added The Bibliography of Thackeray, Revised and Considerably Enlarged. First Edition. London: George Redway, 1887.
  • Loose Sketches an Eastern Adventure, Etc. With illustrated frontispiece. First Edition. London: Frank T Sabin, 1894.
  • Van Duzer, Henry Sayre. A Thackeray Library. reprint of the 1919 edition. Port Washington, New York: Kennikat Press, 1965.

William Makepeace Thackeray is known for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English society.

Lot Amendments

Some general light wear to cloth; interiors with toning, occasional scattered foxing, etc.; all volumes very good.

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