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Sadly, Thackeray is seldom read nowadays. Except for 'Vanity Fair', he is mostly unknown and yet many of his contemporaries rated him as highly as Dickens. This enormous works aims to reveal the true genius of this master storyteller. The eBook comprises hundreds of original illustrations, with a comprehensive scope of Thackerays many forms of writing.

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Features:
* brief but informative introductions to the novels and other texts
* images of how the monthly serials first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the original Victorian texts
* ALL 12 novels, all fully illustrated
* even includes the rare unfinished novel A Shabby Genteel Story, available nowhere else in a digital collection
* also includes the rare novels Lovel the Widower, Adventures of Philip and the unfinished novel Denis Duval, often missed out of collections
* includes Thackerays first book Flore et Zephyr. This very rare book of lithographs, a copy of which recently sold in a well-documented auction, appears here for the first time for eReaders
* ALL of the short stories and novellas, with excellent formatting
* explore Thackerays Christmas Books (all fully illustrated) see how they compare to Dickens Christmas stories
* even INCLUDES Thackerays complete poetry, essays and Punch articles all with their own special contents tables
* ALL of the travel writing and sketches, with many illustrations spend hours poring over images from a bygone age
* SPECIAL BONUS text of novelist Anthony Trollopes biography of Thackeray - explore the great man's amazing life
* SPECIAL BONUS TEXT of Dickens memorial article on Thackeray
* packed full of over 2000 images!
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* BONUS text of Thackeray's Collected Letters from 1847-1855 - explore Mrs Brookfield's personal collection of epistles published over 20 years after Thackeray's death
* Thackeray's very first novella ELIZABETH BROWNRIGGE - first time in digital print!
* Thackeray's rare university and newspaper writings, available nowhere else

The eBook also includes a front no-nonsense table of contents to allow easy navigation around Thackerays immense oeuvre. Welcome to hours upon hours upon hours of reading one of literatures most gifted storytellers!

The Novels
CATHERINE
A SHABBY GENTEEL STORY
THE LUCK OF BARRY LYNDON
VANITY FAIR
THE HISTORY OF PENDENNIS
MEN'S WIVES
THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND
THE NEWCOMES
THE VIRGINIANS
THE ADVENTURES OF PHILIP
LOVEL THE WIDOWER
DENIS DUVAL

The Shorter Fiction
ELIZABETH BROWNRIGGE
THE YELLOWPLUSH PAPERS
THE TREMENDOUS ADVENTURES OF MAJOR GAHAGAN
THE HISTORY OF SAMUEL TITMARSH AND THE GREAT HOGGARTY DIAMOND
THE FITZ-BOODLE PAPERS.
COXS DIARY
THE BEDFORD-ROW CONSPIRACY
A LITTLE DINNER AT TIMMINS'S
THE FATAL BOOTS
THE DIARY OF C. JEAMES DE LA PLUCHE, ESQ. WITH HIS LETTERS
A LEGEND OF THE RHINE
REBECCA AND ROWENA
THE PROFESSOR
MISS LOWE
BLUEBEARD'S GHOST

The Christmas Books
MRS. PERKINS'S BALL
OUR STREET
DOCTOR BIRCH AND HIS YOUNG FRIENDS
THE KICKLEBURYS ON THE RHINE
THE ROSE AND THE RING

The Sketches and Satires
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SNOB
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE NATIONAL STANDARD
FLORE ET ZEPHYR
THE IRISH SKETCH BOOK
THE BOOK OF SNOBS
ROUNDABOUT PAPERS
SOME ROUNDABOUT PAPERS
LOOSE SKETCHES
DICKENS IN FRANCE
CHARACTER SKETCHES
SKETCHES AND TRAVELS IN LONDON
MR. BROWN'S LETTERS
THE PROSER
MISCELLANIES

The Play
THE WOLVES AND THE LAMB

The Poetry
LIST OF THE COMPLETE POETRY

The Travel Writing
NOTES OF A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO
THE PARIS SKETCH BOOK
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHES

The Historical and Literary Works
NOVELS BY EMINENT HANDS
THE HISTORY OF THE NEXT FRENCH REVOLUTION
THE SECOND FUNERAL OF NAPOLEON
GEORGE CRUIKSHANK
JOHN LEECH'S PICTURES OF LIFE AND CHARACTER
THE ENGLISH HUMOURISTS OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
THE FOUR GEORGES
CRITICAL REVIEWS
A LECTURE ON CHARITY AND HUMOUR
VARIOUS ESSAYS, LETTERS, SKETCHES, ETC.
THE HISTORY OF DIONYSIUS DIDDLER.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO PUNCH
MISS TICKLETOBY'S LECTURES ON ENGLISH HISTORY
PAPERS BY THE FAT CONTRIBUTOR
MISCELLANEOUS CONTRIBUTIONS TO "PUNCH"
"SPEC" AND "PROSER" PAPERS
A PLAN FOR A PRIZE NOVEL

The Letters
THE COLLECTED LETTERS FROM 1847-1855

The Biography
THACKERAY BY ANTHONY TROLLOPE
IN MEMORIAM W. M. THACKERAY BY CHARLES DICKENS

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