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The Resource Henry Fielding (1707-1754) : novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute, edited by Claude Rawson

Henry Fielding (1707-1754) : novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute, edited by Claude Rawson

Label
Henry Fielding (1707-1754) : novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute
Title
Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Title remainder
novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute
Statement of responsibility
edited by Claude Rawson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book throws important light on the fiction, drama, and society of eighteenth-century England, as reflected in the career of one of its greatest writers, Henry Fielding (1707-1754). It explores the range of Henry Fielding's career as one of the early masters of the English novel, the leading English playwright of his day, and an influential political journalist, magistrate, and social thinker."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.5
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3457
LC item number
.H458 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rawson, Claude Julien
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Fielding, Henry
Label
Henry Fielding (1707-1754) : novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute, edited by Claude Rawson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Fielding from stage to page / Thomas Lockwood -- "The uncreating word" : silence and unspoken thought in Fielding's drama / Joseph Roach -- Fielding's Machiavellian moment / Thomas Keymer -- Avatars of Alexander : Jonathan Wild and the tyrant thug, from Voltaire to Brecht / Claude Rawson -- Amelia, sex, and Fielding's woman question / Simon Dickie -- Henry and Sarah Fielding : a literary relationship / Linda Bree -- Fielding, Hogarth, and evil : cruelty / Ronald Paulson -- "O, Hogarth, had I thy pencil" : delineations of an alleged friendship / Frédéric Ogée -- Poacher and gamekeeper : Fielding, the law, and the novels / Pat Rogers -- Fielding, politics, and "men of genius" / Bertrand A. Goldgar -- Was Fielding a prefeminist? / Guyonne Leduc -- Jacobites and Jacobins : Fielding's legacy in the later eighteenth-century London theater / Angela J. Smallwood -- Fielding's legacy in fiction / Robert Alter
Control code
128237228
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780874139310
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)128237228
Label
Henry Fielding (1707-1754) : novelist, playwright, journalist, magistrate : a double anniversary tribute, edited by Claude Rawson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Fielding from stage to page / Thomas Lockwood -- "The uncreating word" : silence and unspoken thought in Fielding's drama / Joseph Roach -- Fielding's Machiavellian moment / Thomas Keymer -- Avatars of Alexander : Jonathan Wild and the tyrant thug, from Voltaire to Brecht / Claude Rawson -- Amelia, sex, and Fielding's woman question / Simon Dickie -- Henry and Sarah Fielding : a literary relationship / Linda Bree -- Fielding, Hogarth, and evil : cruelty / Ronald Paulson -- "O, Hogarth, had I thy pencil" : delineations of an alleged friendship / Frédéric Ogée -- Poacher and gamekeeper : Fielding, the law, and the novels / Pat Rogers -- Fielding, politics, and "men of genius" / Bertrand A. Goldgar -- Was Fielding a prefeminist? / Guyonne Leduc -- Jacobites and Jacobins : Fielding's legacy in the later eighteenth-century London theater / Angela J. Smallwood -- Fielding's legacy in fiction / Robert Alter
Control code
128237228
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780874139310
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)128237228

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