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Vanity Fair (Unabridged)

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XA 0120
Vanity Fair (Unabridged)
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ISBN: 9781843797074
Download Size: 1609 Mb
Running Time: 32:18:00
Digital UPC: 9781843797074

Release Date: January 2013
Originally recorded in 2013
William Makepeace Thackeray
Georgina Sutton
Spoken Word
Classic Fiction

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Vanity Fair (Unabridged)
William Makepeace Thackeray
Read by Georgina Sutton
Vanity Fair, with its rich cast of characters, takes place on the snakes-and-ladders board of life. Amelia Sedley, daughter of a wealthy merchant, has a loving mother to supervise her courtship. Becky Sharp, an orphan, has to use her wit, charm, and resourcefulness to escape from her destiny as a governess. This she does ruthlessly, musing: 'I think I could become a good woman, if I had £5,000 a year.' Thackeray's story is set at the time of the battle of Waterloo, in which the Sedley fortunes are lost – and Amelia is back to square one – while Becky rises with contemptuous ease.

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