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Notes on a Journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...NOTES ON A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publica... ...NOTES ON A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication No... ...NOTES ON A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Notes on a J... ... Cornhill to Grand Cairo by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publica- tion of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furni... ...rnhill to Grand Cairo by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publica- tion of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnishe... ...tains behind them were grey and solemn. Farms and gardens, convent towers, white villages and churches, and buildings that no doubt were hermitages on... ...lieutenant on board the steamer is stated to be so tremendous, that he may order it to stop, to move, to go larboard, starboard, or what you will; and... ...wish physiognomies. There was one, a solemn lean fellow in black, with his collars extremely turned over, and holding before him a long ivory-tipped e... ...hat fatal duty which superstition en- tails upon him of visiting the chief lions of the city in which he may happen to be. Y ou must go through the ce...

...Excerpt: After a voyage, during which the captain of the ship has displayed uncommon courage, seamanship, affability, or other good qualities, grateful passengers often present him with a token of their esteem, in the shape of teapots, tankards, trays, &c. of pre...

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Mens Wives

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...MEN’S WIVES by William Makepeace Thackeray MEN’S WIVES BY G . FITZ-BOODLE A Penn State Electronic Classics S... ...BOODLE A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Men’s Wives by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni-... ... Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Men’s Wives by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity... ...s Publication Men’s Wives by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity. This Portable Document file is furn... ...ublication Men’s Wives by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity. This Portable Document file is furnish... ...who himself had misfortunes in early life, and vowed he knew Mr. Walker in Whitecross Street Prison in 1820, he was a very young-looking person consid... ...art, a baked shoulder of mutton and potatoes, pig’s- fry and Irish stew. I ordered the dinner, sir, and got more credit for inventing it than they eve... ... of Hawkins’s fags (they were both in Potky’s), walk undismayed amongst us lions at Chip’s house, as the “rich and rare” young lady did in Ireland. We... ...red boots, and plastered hair, and waxed moustaches, and turned-down shirt-collars, and stays and goggling eyes, and hear how they talk of a good simp...

...Excerpt: In a certain quiet and sequestered nook of the retired village of London -- perhaps in the neighborhood of Berkeley Square, or at any rate somewhere near Burlington Gardens--there was once a house of entertainment called the ?Bootjack Hotel.? Mr. Crump, the landlor...

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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...VANITY FAIR BY William Makepeace Thackeray Volume Two A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication V... ...ublication Vanity Fair: Volume Two (Chapters Twenty-six through Fifty) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univ... ...on Vanity Fair: Volume Two (Chapters Twenty-six through Fifty) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. ... ... Twenty-six through Fifty) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is fur- ... ...enty-six through Fifty) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is fur- nis... ...er in which George renewed his offer of marriage. She looked at the little white bed, which had been hers a few days before, and thought she would lik... ...s. So he sent off Amelia once more in a carriage to her mamma, with strict orders and carte blanche to the two ladies to pur- chase everything requisi... ...s had sunk in a chair —he had torn off his neckcloths, and turned down his collars, and was sitting with both his hands lifted to his throat. “Coupez-... ...as read on that day in twenty thousand churches at the same hour; and mil- lions of British men and women, on their knees, implored pro- tection of th...

Excerpt: Vanity Fair: Volume Two (Chapters Twenty-six through Fifty) by William Makepeace Thackeray.

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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...VANITY FAIR BY William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Vanity Fair ... ...ckeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni-... ... Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity... ...s Publication Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity. This Portable Document file is fur... ...ublication Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...e said, after a pause. “Why, do you think Miss Pinkerton will come out and order me back to the black-hole?” said Rebecca, laughing. “No: but—” “I hat... ...s, brooches, laces, and gimcracks. She insisted upon Rebecca accepting the white cornelian and the turquoise rings, and a sweet sprigged muslin, which... ...e. “Stop, my dearest diddle-diddle-darling,” shouted Jos, now as bold as a lion, and clasping Miss Rebecca round the waist. Rebecca started, but she c... ...girl of eighteen, who is occupied in billing and cooing, or working muslin collars in Russell Square? Y ou too, kindly, homely flower! —is the great r...

Excerpt: Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray.

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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...VANITY FAIR BY William Makepeace Thackeray Volume One A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication V... ...Publication Vanity Fair: Volume One (Chapters One through Twenty-five) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univ... ...ion Vanity Fair: Volume One (Chapters One through Twenty-five) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. ... ...s One through Twenty-five) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is fur- ... ...ne through Twenty-five) by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is fur- nis... ...e said, after a pause. “Why, do you think Miss Pinkerton will come out and order me back to the black-hole?” said Rebecca, laughing. “No: but—” “I hat... ...s, brooches, laces, and gimcracks. She insisted upon Rebecca accepting the white cornelian and the turquoise rings, and a sweet sprigged muslin, which... ...e. “Stop, my dearest diddle-diddle-darling,” shouted Jos, now as bold as a lion, and clasping Miss Rebecca round the waist. Rebecca started, but she c... ...girl of eighteen, who is occupied in billing and cooing, or working muslin collars in Russell Square? Y ou too, kindly, homely flower! —is the great r...

Excerpt: Vanity Fair: Volume One (Chapters One through Twenty-five) by William Makepeace Thackeray.

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The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...The History of Samuel Titmarsh and The Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Elec... ...The History of Samuel Titmarsh and The Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publica... ...The History of Samuel Titmarsh and The Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Th... ...ory of Samuel Titmarsh and The Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication The History ... ...Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thac... ...y pass- ing through their hands; the City—the country looked upon them for order, honesty, and good example. And if he found amongst those whom he con... ...” yelled Mr. Brough, whose face had turned quite blue; and so Bob took his white hat off the peg, and strolled away with his “tile,” as he called it, ... ...lked out of the hall-door, feeling as proud as a peacock and as brave as a lion; and all I wished for was that one of those saucy grinning footmen sho... ...man, with a black riband round his neck instead of a handkerchief, and his collars turned down like Lord Byron. He was leaning against the mantelpiece...

...Excerpt: When I came up to town for my second year, my aunt Hoggarty made me a present of a diamond pin; that is to say, it was not a diamond-pin then, but a large old-fashioned locket, of Dublin manufacture in the year 1795, which the late Mr. Hoggarty used to sport at the Lord Lieutenant?s balls and elsewhere...

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Catherine : A Story

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...BURLESQUES by William Makepeace Thackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Burlesques b... ...ackeray A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univ... ...A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer- sity... ...es Publication Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer- sity. This Portable Document file is furn... ...Publication Burlesques by William Makepeace Thackeray is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer- sity. This Portable Document file is furnish... ..., against mighty odds; but ’twas a small people, and on one dark night the Lion of Judah went down before Vespasian’s Eagles, and in flame, and death,... ...gth—it was fitted up with the simple taste of its owner. The carpet was of white velvet—(laid over several webs of Aubusson, Ispahan, and Axminster, s... ...e was luckily bomb-proof, and the detach- ment of the Onety-oneth under my orders suffered compara- tively little. “Be cool, boys,” I said; “it will b... ...tter was generally torn in a fantas- tic manner at the elbows, skirts, and collars, and fastened with every variety of button, tape, and string. Their...

...Excerpt: VOL I. In the morning of life the truthful wooed the beautiful, and their offspring was Love. Like his Divine parents, He is eternal. He has his Mother?s ravishing smile; his Father?s steadfast eyes. He rises every day, fresh and glori...

................ 5 BUTTON?S IN PALL MALL.............................................................................................................. 9 THE CONDEMNED CELL. ..............................................................................................................12 CODLINGSBY ....................................................................................

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