NOVELS AND SHORT STORIES BY AUTHOR

PUBLISHER

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 6.5 x 9 in. / 848 pg / 40 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2011 p. 57   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780956192844 TRADE
List Price: $40.00 CDN $50.00

AVAILABILITY
Awaiting stock

PREVIEW THE SPRING 2018 CATALOG

STAFF FAVORITE * HOLIDAY GIFTS *

SHOP OUR 2017 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE!

Gift Guide

STOCKING STUFFERS, ART, PHOTO, DESIGN, FASHION, and more!

  

Vanity Fair

By William M. Thackeray. Illustrations by Donald Urquhart.

Featured image is an interior spread from <a href="http://www.artbook.com/9780956192844.html">Vanity Fair</a>.The Four Corners Familiars series invites contemporary artists to illustrate and produce a new edition of a classic novel or short story. This magnificent edition of William Makepeace Thackeray's Vanity Fair (first published in 1847-48) is the sixth in this series, and is produced by the British artist Donald Urquhart. Urquhart's black-and-white drawing style and subject matter is perfectly suited to the themes of Vanity Fair, which follows the fortunes of its strong-minded and strong-willed anti-heroine Becky Sharp through the follies and hypocrisies of early nineteenth-century British society. Urquhart's drawings, inspired by the fashions and iconography of 1930s Hollywood, focus exclusively on Becky Sharp. “I wanted to sideline all the secondary characters,” says Urquhart. The novel is newly typeset in Perpetua and Felicity (partly chosen for their feminine names), typefaces designed by Eric Gill.

Featured image is an interior spread from Vanity Fair.

PRAISE AND REVIEWS

Vogue

Megan O'Grady

[...] the covetable, clothbound latest from Penguin Classics : William Makepeace Thackeray's Vanity Fair [...]

Vanity Fair

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

FOUR CORNERS FAMILIARS
Heart of Darkness
HEART OF DARKNESS
By Joseph Conrad. Project by Fiona Banner. Photographs by Paolo Pellegrin.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9781909829053 | US $35.00
Pub Date: 3/22/2016
Active | In stock
The Nose
THE NOSE
By Nikolai Gogol. Illustrations by Rick Buckley.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9781909829046 | US $35.00
Pub Date: 9/29/2015
Active | In stock
The Overcoat
THE OVERCOAT
By Nikolai Gogol. Photographs by Sarah Dobai.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9781909829039 | US $40.00
Pub Date: 9/29/2015
Active | In stock
Some Canterbury Tales
SOME CANTERBURY TALES
By Geoffrey Chaucer. Illustrations by Marvin Gaye Chetwynd.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9781909829008 | US $30.00
Pub Date: 7/31/2014
Active | Awaiting stock
Madame Bovary
MADAME BOVARY
By Gustave Flaubert. Illustrated by Marc-Camille Chaimowicz. Translation by Eleanor Marx-Aveling.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780956192899 | US $40.00
Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock
The Prisoner Of Zenda
THE PRISONER OF ZENDA
By Anthony Hope. Illustrated by Mireille Fauchon.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780956192851 | US $20.00
Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock
Vanity Fair
VANITY FAIR
By William M. Thackeray. Illustrations by Donald Urquhart.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780956192844 | US $40.00
Pub Date: 6/30/2011
Active | Awaiting stock
A Stick of Green Candy
A STICK OF GREEN CANDY
Stories by Jane Bowles and Denton Welch. Illustrated by Colter Jacobsen.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780956192806 | US $22.00
Pub Date: 3/31/2010
Active | Awaiting stock
Nau Sea Sea Sick
NAU SEA SEA SICK
Stories by John Moore, Katherine Mansfield, Stephen Crane, Isabella Bird, Eileen Myles, et. al. Illustrated by Kay Rosen.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780954502591 | US $22.00
Pub Date: 2/28/2010
Active | Awaiting stock
Dracula
DRACULA
Illustrated by James Pyman.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780954502577 | US $27.00
Pub Date: 2/1/2009
Active | In stock
Blumfeld, an Elderly Bachelor
BLUMFELD, AN ELDERLY BACHELOR
Illustrated by David Musgrave.
FOUR CORNERS BOOKS
ISBN: 9780954502560 | US $19.00
Pub Date: 2/1/2009
Active | Awaiting stock

OF RELATED INTEREST

Dracula

DRACULA

Illustrated by James Pyman.

FOUR CORNERS BOOKS

ISBN: 9780954502577 | US $27.00

Pub Date: 2/1/2009
Active | In stock


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: FICTION AND POETRY

Psychology of the Rich Aunt

PSYCHOLOGY OF THE RICH AUNT

By Erich Mühsam. Introduction and translation by Erik Butler.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663375 | US $12.95

Pub Date: 5/22/2018
Forthcoming


Archive of the Average Swede

ARCHIVE OF THE AVERAGE SWEDE

By Fabian Kastner. Edited by Sina Najafi.

CABINET BOOKS

ISBN: 9781932698817 | US $12.00

Pub Date: 1/23/2018
Forthcoming


The Ambivalents

THE AMBIVALENTS

By Sally O'Reilly. Edited by Sina Najafi.

CABINET BOOKS

ISBN: 9781932698800 | US $12.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
Forthcoming


Imaginary Lives

IMAGINARY LIVES

By Marcel Schwob. Introduction and translation by Chris Clarke.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663344 | US $14.95

Pub Date: 3/27/2018
Forthcoming


The Children's Crusade

THE CHILDREN'S CRUSADE

By Marcel Schwob. Foreword by Jorge Luis Borges. Translation by Kit Schluter.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663351 | US $11.95

Pub Date: 3/27/2018
Forthcoming


Wishes

WISHES

By Georges Perec. Introduction and translation by Mara Cologne Wythe-Hall.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663337 | US $17.95

Pub Date: 5/22/2018
Forthcoming


Orhan Pamuk: Balkon

ORHAN PAMUK: BALKON

Text by Orhan Pamuk.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958293991 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 3/27/2018
Forthcoming


Odd Jobs

ODD JOBS

By Tony Duvert. Introduction by S.C. Delaney. Translation by S.C. Delaney, Agnès Potier.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663290 | US $11.95

Pub Date: 11/21/2017
Active | In stock


Mademoiselle Bambù

MADEMOISELLE BAMBù

By Pierre Mac Orlan. Translation and introduction by Chris Clarke. Illustrations by Gus Bofa.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663252 | US $22.95

Pub Date: 1/23/2018
Forthcoming


Hashish

HASHISH

By Oscar A.H. Schmitz. Translation and introduction by W.C. Bamberger. Illustrations by Alfred Kubin. Afterword by James J. Conway.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663313 | US $15.95

Pub Date: 1/23/2018
Forthcoming


Farewell, Circus

FAREWELL, CIRCUS

By Woon-Yeoung Cheon.

KAYA PRESS

ISBN: 9781885030580 | US $18.95

Pub Date: 6/26/2018
Forthcoming


District

DISTRICT

By Tony Duvert. Introduction by S.C. Delaney. Translation by S.C. Delaney, Agnès Potier.

WAKEFIELD PRESS

ISBN: 9781939663306 | US $11.95

Pub Date: 11/21/2017
Active | In stock




print icon


arrow back


arrow back


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the art world's source for books on art & culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
75 Broad Street, Suite 630
New York NY 10004
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2017 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com