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.
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BARNES & NOBLE
February 08, 2011
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