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Thackeray, William Makepeace

Syllabification: Thack·er·ay, William Makepeace
Pronunciation: /ˈTHak(ə)rē, ˈTHakəˌrā
 
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  • (1811–63), British novelist, born in India. He established his reputation with Vanity Fair (1847–48), a satire of the upper middle class of early 19th-century society. Other novels included The History of Henry Esmond (1852).

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