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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair


by William Makepeace Thackeray

Vanity Fair: Symbols True or False

1. The idea of a fair where a bunch of different kinds of human vanities are for sale comes from where? -> The Bible
2. What is a neat stand-in for Amelia's emotions? -> Costumes
3. What serves as an idol for Amelia? -> Bureau
4. The narrator describes Becky as a -> Siren
5. Becky could be a good woman if she had -> 5,000 pounds per year