The history of Pendennis: his fortunes and misfortunes, his friends and his greatest enemy

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T.Y. Crowell, 1979 - Great Britain - 766 pages
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Review: The History of Pendennis: His Fortunes & Misfortunes, His Friends & His Greatest Enemy

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Well. It's a bit like Vanity Fair, except not nearly so good, and with a really annoying hero. I mean, you don't want a perfect hero, but on the other hand you don't want a spineless snobbish idiot ... Read full review

Review: The History of Pendennis: His Fortunes & Misfortunes, His Friends & His Greatest Enemy

User Review  - Shelby Eubanks - Goodreads

Although The History of Pendennis is well written and a good read, it is long and a bit of a challenge to get through at times. I would recommend reading it, but there is nothing fast paced throughout the novel. It is a good example of a literary Bildungsroman. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER PAGE I Shows how first love may interrupt breakfast
1
A pedigree and other family matters
11
In which Pendennis appears as a very young man indeed
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