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Henry Fielding and the politics of mid-eighteenth-century England

Brian McCrea

Henry Fielding and the politics of mid-eighteenth-century England

by Brian McCrea

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 -- Political and social views,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain,
    • Politics in literature,
    • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1727-1760

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian McCrea.
      SeriesSouth Atlantic Modern Language Association award study, South Atlantic Modern Language Association award study.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3458.P6 M3 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 257 p. ;
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4100293M
      ISBN 100820305316
      LC Control Number80014711

      A Political Biography of Henry Fielding book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Best known today as the author of three seminal no /5(2). Joseph Andrews & Shamela - Ebook written by Henry Fielding. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Joseph Andrews & Shamela.

      Start studying Chapter 1 policing terms Fenoff. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.   By: Henry Fielding () Sailing voyage from England to Portugal in the mid Eighteenth Century, by one of the premier humorists, satirists, novelists and playwrights of his age. It was to be his last work, as his failing health proved unable to persevere much longer after the voyage. First Page: THE JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO LISBON. by Henry 1/5(1).

      Fielding, his Publishers, and John Rich in - Volume 26 Issue 1 - William J. Burling. Skip to main content. We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Close this message to accept cookies or find out how to manage your cookie by: 1. Henry Fielding () was a playwright and novelist who figured prominently within the literary and theatrical sphere of Restoration England. Born on Ap in Sharpham, England as the oldest of seven children, Fielding received an education in classical languages and literature at Eton College, where he first developed his.


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Athens: University of Georgia, Pp. $ Brian McCrea demonstrates that he knows the essential materials on Fielding's political career, but his analysis of that career as responsive to a few ideas and people does not offer us reliable new. Henry Fielding and the Politics of Mid-Eighteenth Century England by Brian McCrea.

Henry Fielding and the Politics of Mid-Eighteenth Century England by Brian McCrea (p. ) Review by: W. Kent Hackmann DOI: / Other Books Received. Other Books Received (pp. Fielding sought a literary method for combining moral vision and literary pleasure that would be appropriate to the rapidly urbanizing and secular society of the mid-eighteenth century.

To find that method he ranged through direct parody, irony, satire, author-narrator intrusion, and. Henry Fielding. Written By: Henry Fielding, (born ApSharpham Park, Somerset, Eng.—died Oct. 8,Lisbon), novelist and playwright, who, with Samuel Richardson, is considered a founder of the English novel.

Among his major novels are Joseph Andrews () and Tom Jones (). Buy Henry Fielding and the Politics of Mid Eighteenth Century England (South Atlantic Modern Language Association award study) by Brian McCrea (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. 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 Jones.

He 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.

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Henry Fielding was an 18th century English writer and magistrate who established the mechanisms of the modern novel through such works as Tom Jones and Amelia Born: Henry Fielding was one of the most interesting playwrights of his time because of his historical position, similar to that of George Bernard Shaw, and his awareness of what it meant to be a playwright at a time when the native dramatic tradition appeared to have settled down for a long sleep and when the only hope for an awakening lay in such low crowd-pleasers as farces, puppet shows Reviews: 1.

tion of the present study) of Brian McCrea's Henry Fielding and the Politics of Mid- Eighteenth-Century England (University of Georgia Press, ).

It is far too brief, covering summarily only a portion of Fielding's political by: Henry Fielding (–) was a prominent writer of plays, political satires, and novels.

His other works include Amelia and Joseph Andrews. About the Author4/5(1). Henry Fielding and the politics of mid-eighteenth-century England. [Brian McCrea] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Henry Fielding; Henry Fielding: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brian McCrea.

Find more. Henry Fielding and the Politics of Mid-Eighteenth-Century England: Brian McCrea: Books - or: Brian McCrea. Henry Fielding was born near Glastonbury in southern England, and grew up on his parents’ farm in Dorset. His origins were not opulent, but they were decidedly genteel: his second cousin would become the fourth Earl of Denbigh, his father was a colonel (and later a general) in the army, and his maternal grandfather was a judge of the Queen’s Bench.

Henry Fielding (): œuvres ( ressources dans ) Œuvres textuelles () Amelia () The history of Tom Jones, a foundling () The adventures of David Simple () avec Henry Fielding ( Henry Fielding - Henry Fielding - Last years.: The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling was published on Feb.

28, With its great comic gusto, vast gallery of characters, and contrasted scenes of high and low life in London and the provinces, it has always constituted the most popular of his works.

Like its predecessor, Joseph Andrews, it is constructed around a romance plot. Henry FIELDING ( - ) Sailing voyage from England to Portugal in the mid Eighteenth Century, by one of the premier humorists, satirists, novelists and playwrights of his age. It was to be his last work, as his failing health proved unable to persevere much .Fielding's satire on Richardsons's Pamela has survived its model in popularity for obvious reasons- the combination of breezy comedy, knockabout farce, lively narrative and vigorous satire is irresistible.

But above all, it is the character of Parson Adams who continues to breathe life into the story, imbued as he is with so much of Fielding's own generosity, humanity and warm-heartedness.This study constitutes a thorough reconstruction of Fielding’s political context and extricates from the context Fielding’s own political endeavours.

Cleary’s work will make many of Felding’s previously unstudied work accessible to students and scholars of eighteenth-century English by: