The Book of Snobs cover

The Book of Snobs

William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863)

1. 00 – Prefatory Remarks
2. 01 – The Snob Playfully Dealt With
3. 02 – The Snob Royal
4. 03 – The Influence of the Aristocracy on Snobs
5. 04 – The Court Circular, And Its Influence On Snobs
6. 05 – What Snobs Admire
7. 06 – On Some Respectable Snobs
8. 07 – On Some Respectable Snobs
9. 08 – Great City Snobs
10. 09 – On Some Military Snobs
11. 10 – Military Snobs
12. 11 – On Clerical Snobs
13. 12 – On Clerical Snobs And Snobbishness
14. 13 – On Clerical Snobs
15. 14 – On University Snobs
16. 15 – On University Snobs
17. 16 – On Literary Snobs
18. 17 – A Little About Irish Snobs
19. 18 – Party-Giving Snobs
20. 19 – Dining-Out Snobs
21. 20 – Dinner-Giving Snobs Further Considered
22. 21 – Some Continental Snobs
23. 22 – Continental Snobbery Continued
24. 23 – English Snobs on the Continent
25. 24 – On Some Country Snobs
26. 25 – A Visit To Some Country Snobs
27. 26 – On Some Country Snobs
28. 27 – A Visit to Some Country Snobs
29. 28 – On some Country Snobs
30. 29 – A Visit to Some Country Snobs
31. 30 – On Some Country Snobs
32. 31 – A Visit to Some Country Snobs
33. 32 – Snobbium Gatherum
34. 33 – Snobs And Marriage
35. 34 – Snobs And Marriage
36. 35 – Snobs And Marriage
37. 36 – Snobs And Marriage
38. 37 – Club Snobs
39. 38 – Club Snobs
40. 39 – Club Snobs
41. 40 – Club Snobs
42. 41 – Club Snobs
43. 42 – Club Snobs
44. 43 – Club Snobs
45. 44 – Club Snobs
46. 45 – Concluding Observations on Snobs

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Summary

The necessity of a work on Snobs, demonstrated from History, and proved by felicitous illustrations:—I am the individual destined to write that work—My vocation is announced in terms of great eloquence—I show that the world has been gradually preparing itself for the WORK and the MAN—Snobs are to be studied like other objects of Natural Science, and are a part of the Beautiful (with a large B). They pervade all classes—Affecting instance of Colonel Snobley.