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John Buchanan-Brown,William Makepeace Thackeray
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William Makepeace Thackeray (/ˈθækəri/; 18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was a British novelist, author and illustrator born in India. He is known for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English society.

William Makepeace Thackeray (/ˈθækəri/; 18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was a British novelist, author and illustrator born in India. Thackeray, an only child, was born in Calcutta, British India, where his father, Richmond Thackeray (1 September 1781 – 13 September 1815), was secretary to the Board of Revenue in the British East India Company.

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William Makepeace Thackeray, English novelist whose reputation rests chiefly on Vanity Fair (1847–48), a novel of the Napoleonic period in England, and The History of Henry Esmond, Esq. (1852), set in the early 18th century. Thackeray was the only son of Richmond Thackeray, an administrator in the East India Company. His father died in 1815, and in 1816 Thackeray was sent home to England. His mother joined him in 1820, having married (1817) an engineering officer with whom she had been in love before she met Richmond Thackeray.

William Makepeace Thackeray was an English author, novelist and satirist who gained international fame and popularity for his novel Vanity Fair. His most famous works include novels Catherine, The Luck of Barry Lyndon and The Adventures of Philip. Initially started as a satirist and parodist, Thackeray produced some of fine examples of this genre. Among them are Timbuctoo, published in 1829, and a collection of fictional sketches The Yellowiplush Papers published in 1837

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William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863). William was appointed the paper's Paris correspondent at £450 per year. He'd also had a little book of satirical essays on the ballet published. Born in 1811 in Calcutta, India, where his father worked for the East India Company. First and only child of Richmond Thackeray and Anne Becher Thackeray. In 1836 he married a poor Irish girl, Isabella Shawe; they had three daughters. The birth of their first child, nee Thackeray Ritchie (1837-1919) who became a writer and whose impressionistic texts impressed Virginia Woolf, was followed by the collapse of the Constitution.

William Makepeace Thackeray (11px /ˈθækəri/; 18 July 1811 - 24 December 1863) was an English poet and novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English society. Thackeray was the son of Richmond Thackeray, who held various important appointments in the service of the East India Company, and who belonged to an old and respectable Yorkshire family.

William Makepeace Thackeray (July 18, 1811 – December 24, 1863) was an English novelist of the nineteenth century. Its heroine, Becky Sharp, is one of the stronger female characters to emerge from the nineteenth century. At the Zoo by William Makepeace Thackeray. Thackeray" redirects here. For other uses with the name Thackeray, see Thackeray (disambiguation). However, as the book appealed to British prejudices, Thackeray was given the job of being Punch's Irish expert, often under the pseudonym Hibernis Hibernior

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London 1979 1st. Sm.4to., 192pp., illustrated, hardcover. Fine in VG DJ.