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The Resource A political biography of Henry Fielding, by J.A. Downie

A political biography of Henry Fielding, by J.A. Downie

Label
A political biography of Henry Fielding
Title
A political biography of Henry Fielding
Statement of responsibility
by J.A. Downie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although scholars agree that Henry Fielding subscribed to Revolution Principles, existing accounts of his political ideas are insufficiently aware of the ways in which the various strands of Whig political ideology developed during the 60 years following the Revolution of 1688. This biography explains what 'being a Whig' meant to Fielding
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Downie, J. A.
Dewey number
828.509
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3456
LC item number
.D69 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Eighteenth-century political biographies
Series volume
no. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Authors, English
  • Satirists, English
Label
A political biography of Henry Fielding, by J.A. Downie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 'So Dissipated, Though Well Born and Well-Educated a Youth' -- 'Unshap'd Monsters of a Wanton Brain!': 1728-1731 -- 'Court Poet'?: 1732-1735 -- 'Dramatick Satire': 1736-1739 -- 'Writ in Defence of the Rights of the People': 1739-1741 -- The Political Significance of The Opposition. A Vision -- 'There are Several Boobies who are Squires': 1742-1745 -- 'A Strenuous Advocate for the Ministry': 1745-1748 --'A Hearty Well-Wisher to the Glorious Cause of Liberty': Tom Jones and the Forty-Five -- 'This Botcher in Law and Politics': 1749-1754 -- Conclusion
Control code
183914530
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 269 pages
Isbn
9781851966806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)183914530
Label
A political biography of Henry Fielding, by J.A. Downie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 'So Dissipated, Though Well Born and Well-Educated a Youth' -- 'Unshap'd Monsters of a Wanton Brain!': 1728-1731 -- 'Court Poet'?: 1732-1735 -- 'Dramatick Satire': 1736-1739 -- 'Writ in Defence of the Rights of the People': 1739-1741 -- The Political Significance of The Opposition. A Vision -- 'There are Several Boobies who are Squires': 1742-1745 -- 'A Strenuous Advocate for the Ministry': 1745-1748 --'A Hearty Well-Wisher to the Glorious Cause of Liberty': Tom Jones and the Forty-Five -- 'This Botcher in Law and Politics': 1749-1754 -- Conclusion
Control code
183914530
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 269 pages
Isbn
9781851966806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)183914530

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