William Thackeray called it "the most laughable story that has ever been written since the goodly art of novel-writing began." As a group of travellers visit places in England and Scotland, they provide through satire and wit a vivid and detailed picture of the contemporary social and political scene.About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
- ISBN-13: 9780199538980
- ISBN-10: 0199538980
- Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
- Publish Date: April 2009
- Dimensions: 7.6 x 5 x 0.8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds
- Page Count: 400