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THACKERAY, William Makepeace.

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  1. 131126
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. Vanity Fair.

    London : 1848

    First edition, with key points of first impression: first state title page, rustic type at head of page 1, and the Marquess of Steyne woodcut on page 336. (The point often given, "Mr. Pitt" at 453.31, is not indicative, as the reading is common to the entire first edition; the change to "Sir Pitt" was not made until the second edition of 1853.)
    "Modern... Learn More
    £975.00

    Stock Code: 131126

  2. Vanity Fair. A Novel Without a Hero.
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. Vanity Fair. A Novel Without a Hero.

    London : 1848

    First edition in book form. "Modern editions of this classic novel almost invariably omit Thackeray's vignettes and often give only a selection from his etchings. The reader is deprived thereby not only of much amusement but also of important clues to the meaning of the story" (Ray). Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 129551

  3. 121289
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The History of Pendennis.

    London : 1849-50

    First edition of Thackeray's second major work, published serially in 23 parts between 1848 and 1850. The work was interrupted for three months at the end of 1849 because of Thackeray's "nearly fatal illness (most probably cholera or typhoid)" (ODNB). Arthur Pendennis was used as the narrator of many of Thackeray's subsequent books, and is "an admitted... Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 121289

  4. 123687
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Virginians.

    London : 1858-9

    First edition in book form. The Virginians was first published in 24 monthly parts from 1 November 1857 onwards. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 123687

  5. 136130
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1869

    A handsomely bound set of Thackeray's works. Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 136130

  6. 133911
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1869

    A handsomely bound set of Thackeray's works. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 133911

  7. 118962
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1874

    A handsome library set of Thackeray's works. Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 118962

  8. 119904detail
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1878

    Limited to 1,000 numbered sets of which this is number 369. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 119904

  9. 138379detail
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1900

    A handsomely bound set of the Biographical Edition of Thackeray's works. Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 138379

  10. 119785detail
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    London : 1900

    A handsomely bound set of Thackeray's works. Learn More
    £650.00

    Stock Code: 119785

  11. 120108detail
    THACKERAY, William Makepeace. The Works.

    New York : 1903

    Limited edition, number 15 of 250 sets printed on Enfield paper. This collection demonstrates Thackeray's "skill in speech, his vivid characters... the biting, rollicking satire of the early works" through to the "shrewder, more subtle, and more philosophical" later works (ODNB). Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 120108

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