Oxford Bookworms Library Stage 6 Vanity Fair
Retold by Diane Mowat
STAGE 6 - Classics
When Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley leave school, their feet are set on very different paths. Kind, foolish Amelia returns to her comfortable home and wealthy family, to await a suitable marriage, while Becky must look out for herself, earning her own living in a hard world. But Becky is neither kind nor foolish, and with her quick brain and keen eye for a chance, her fortunes soon rise, while Amelia's fall. Greed, ambition, loyalty, folly, wisdom . . . Thackeray's famous
gives us a witty and satirical picture of English society during the Napoleonic wars.
Greed, ambition, loyalty, folly, wisdom . . . Thackeray's famous novel gives us a witty and satirical picture of English society during the Napoleonic wars.
- ISBN: 978-0-19-479269-1
- Pages: 144
- Binding: Paperback
- Dimensions: 198x129 mm
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