The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray :in twenty-four volumes /William Makepeace Thackeray.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals




26 volumes : illustrations, plates, portraits ; 28 cm



Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863.


v. 1-2. Vanity fair : a novel without a hero -- v. 3-4. The History of Pendennis : his fortunes and misfortunes, his friends and his greatest enemy -- v. 5-6. The Newcomes : memoirs of a most respectable family -- v. 7. History of Henry Esmond, Esq. : a colonel in the service of her majesty Queen Anne, written by himself -- v. 8-9. The Virginians : a tale of the last century -- v. 10-11. The Adventures of Philip : on his way through the world shewing who robbed him, who helped him, and who passed him by ; to which is now prefixed A Shabby genteel story -- v. 12. The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond ; A Little dinner at Timmins's ; Notes of a journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo -- v. 13. The Christmas books of Mr M.A. Titmarsh ; Mrs Perkins's ball ; Our street ; Dr Birch ; The Kickleburys on the Rhine ; Rebecca and Rowena -- v. 14. Book of snobs and sketches -- v. 15. Burlesques ; Novels by eminent hands ; Jeames's diary ; The History of the next French revolution ; A Legend of the Rhine ; Adventures of Major Gahagan-- v. 16. The Paris sketch book; and, Little travels and road-side sketches -- v. 17. Memoirs of Mr C.J. Yellowplush --v. 18. The Irish sketch book ; Critical reviews -- v. 19. Memoirs of Barry Lyndon -- v. 20. Catherine a story -- v. 21. Ballads ;The Rose and the ring -- v. 22. Roundabout papers; and, The Second funeral of Napoleon -- v. 23. The four Georges -- v. 24. Lovel the widower ; The Wolves and the lamb ; Denis Duval-- v. 26. Miscellaneous essays ; Sketches and reviews.


London : Smith, Elder & Co.


26 volumes : illustrations, plates, portraits ; 28 cm


Each volume has special t.p.
Originally planned as a 24 vol set. Vols. 25 and 26 contain chiefly contributions to magazines not previously included in his collected works.
"Only one thousand copies of this edition have been printed for sale. This copy is number 689."
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.56 (Volume I)
CPT CPT-01-110.57 (Volume II)
CPT CPT-01-110.58 (Volume III)
CPT CPT-01-110.59 (Volume IV)
CPT CPT-01-110.60 (Volume V)
CPT CPT-01-110.61 (Volume VI)
CPT CPT-01-110.62 (Volume VII)
CPT CPT-01-110.63 (Volume VIII)
CPT CPT-01-110.64 (Volume IX)
CPT CPT-01-110.65 (Volume X)
CPT CPT-01-110.66 (Volume XI)
CPT CPT-01-110.67 (Volume XII)
CPT CPT-01-110.68 (Volume XIII)
CPT CPT-01-110.69 (Volume XIV)
CPT CPT-01-110.70 (Volume XV)
CPT CPT-01-110.71 (Volume XVI)
CPT CPT-01-110.72 (Volume XVII)
CPT CPT-01-110.73 (Volume XVIII)
CPT CPT-01-110.74 (Volume XIX)
CPT CPT-01-110.75 (Volume XX)
CPT CPT-01-110.76 (Volume XXI)
CPT CPT-01-110.77 (Volume XXII)
CPT CPT-01-110.78 (Volume XXIII)
CPT CPT-01-110.79 (Volume XXIV)
CPT CPT-01-110.80 (Volume XXV)
CPT CPT-01-110.81 (Volume XXVI)

Variant Title

Vanity fair.
History of Pendennis.
Adventures of Philip.
Shabby genteel story.
History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond.
Little dinner at Timmins's.
Notes of a journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo.
Christmas books of Mr M.A. Titmarsh.
Mrs Perkins's ball.
Our street.
Dr Birch.
Kickleburys on the Rhine.
Rebecca and Rowena.
Novels by eminent hands.
Jeames's diary.
History of the next French Revolution.
Legend of the Rhine.
Adventures of Major Gahagan.
Irish sketch book.
Rose and the ring.
Roundabout papers.
Second funeral of Napoleaon.
Lovel the widower.
Wolves and the lamb.
Denis Duval.