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Review: Vanity Fair

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

I've wanted to read this book for a while and I am so glad I finally did. I really loved it! Although long, I never felt bogged down with the story and every chapter advanced the story along ... Read full review

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User Review  - Konain - Goodreads

William Makepeace Thackeray, the writer of this novel was born in Calcutta and is considered to be one of the best satirist in English Literature. In this novel he has torn open the effable mask of ... Read full review

Review: Vanity Fair

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Vanity Fair is sometimes called the best British novel ever written, but it's totally not. Middlemarch is way better. Honestly, VF's not even in the top ten. So why do people love it so much? Because ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ivana - Goodreads

Finally! Sorry but that has to be the first word that comes to my mind (finally finished!) because I have been reading this novel for the longest time. It is not that it wasn't interesting but there ... Read full review

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User Review  - Madeline - Goodreads

According to the description on the back of my copy, this book is "deliciously satirical." If that means the book is supposed to be taken as a joke, then I definitely read it the wrong way. Maybe I ... Read full review

Review: Vanity Fair

User Review  - FR - Goodreads

Ah, what a breath of sweet relief Becky Sharp is! If the sensitive bibliophile reads a Dickens or a Wilkie Collins (or numerous other writers of that day), he or she will swiftly become weary of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - John Purcell - Goodreads

Make sure that you read William Thackeray's novel Vanity Fair in public, not in the hope that someone may spot you reading a classic, but so that you may see the characters of this wonderfully ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jason Pettus - Goodreads

(Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography [cclapcenter.com:]. I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP; it is not being reprinted illegally.) The ... Read full review

Review: Vanity Fair

User Review  - Elizabeth Bradley - Goodreads

Oooh, Becky Sharp, you scheming minx. I started this in junior high but got disgusted with the heroines (one too evil, the other too namby-pamby). Now I'm loving it... Read full review

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User Review  - James - Goodreads

Two girls and two very different personalities and temperaments, Amelia Sedley and Becky Sharp, form the center of this lengthy story "without a hero". By the end I was almost convinced that all is ... Read full review


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