Reviews for Vanity Fair : A Novel Without a Hero

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Harden (English, Simon Fraser U.) orients readers to Thackeray's perspective on human experience in this study of the classic novel of 19th century English manners. He offers an overview of the historical, literary, and critical environment shaping his life, and a reading of the novel emphasizing the issues of substance and style, its elaborate characterizations, and the complex role of the narrator. Paper edition (unseen), $12.95. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.