William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes (193 quotes)




William Makepeace Thackeray
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Sketches and Travels in London (1856), p. 70, "On Love, Marriage, Men and Women"
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George II. - The Four Georges (1860)
William Makepeace Thackeray
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 12 (1899), p. xlv
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As quoted in: "Edge-tools of speech" (Houghton, Mifflin, 1899) edited by Maturin Murray Ballou, p. 245
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 9 (Harper), p. 236: "So that good humour may be said to be one of the very best articles of dress one can wear in society."
William Makepeace Thackeray
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The Virginians: A Tale of the Last Century, Volume 2 (1868 edition), p. 75
William Makepeace Thackeray
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The works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 10 (1899), p. 220


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Born: July 18, 1811

Died: December 24, 1863 (aged 52)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Novelist, poet

Bio: William Makepeace Thackeray was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English society.

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