The Book of Snobs (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)eBook - 2011
Thackeray originated the modern meaning of the word snob" in a series of essays for Punch magazine, the British humor periodical. Those essays are collected in this volume. With the organizational drive of a naturalist, Thackeray classifies the varied manifestations of snobbery in society many of which remain all too common today.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Barnes & Noble, 2011
Branch Call Number: 824 Th
Description: 1 online resource (450 pages)