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A Henry Fielding companion

by Martin C. Battestin

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-314) and index.

    StatementMartin C. Battestin.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3456 .B385 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL41108M
    ISBN 10031329707X
    LC Control Number99032531

    Henry Fielding (22 April – 8 October ) was an English novelist and dramatist known for his earthy humour and satire, and as the author of the comic novel Tom also holds a place in the history of law enforcement, having used his authority as a magistrate to found the Bow Street Runners, which some have called London's first police : satire, picaresque. Fielding, Henry Tom Jones (Harmondsworth: Penguin, ) ISBN Edited with an introduction and notes by Tom Keymer and Alice Wakely. Edited with an introduction and notes by Tom Keymer and Alice : Henry Fielding.

    A Henry Fielding Companion by Martin C. Battestin, and: The Life of Henry Fielding: A Critical Biography by Ronald Paulson (review) ; Brian McCrea; The Scriblerian and the Kit-Cats; The Scriblerian and the Kit-Cats; Vol Number 1, Autumn ; pp. Author: Brian McCrea. The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling (Wesleyan Edition of The Works of Henry Fielding) by Fielding, Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Henry Fielding, (born Ap , Sharpham Park, Somerset, Eng.—died Oct. 8, , Lisbon), novelist and playwright, who, with Samuel Richardson, is considered a founder of the English his major novels are Joseph Andrews () and Tom Jones ().. Early life. Fielding was born of a family that by tradition traced its descent to a branch of the Habsburgs. Henry Fielding, –54, English novelist and dramatist. Born of a distinguished family, he was educated at Eton and studied law at Leiden. Settling in London in , he began writing comedies, farces, and burlesques, the most notable being Tom Thumb (), and two satires, Pasquin () and The Historical Register for (), which attacked the Walpole government and provoked the.


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