Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding

by Jenny Uglow
     
 

This study offers a fresh introduction to the achievement of Henry Fielding (1707-1754) as dramatist, journalist and novelist. Fielding emerges as a writer of startling originality, constantly adapting traditional forms to new ends, whose fiercely ironic analysis of gender, power and language is combined with a comedy at once critical and humane.  See more details below

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This study offers a fresh introduction to the achievement of Henry Fielding (1707-1754) as dramatist, journalist and novelist. Fielding emerges as a writer of startling originality, constantly adapting traditional forms to new ends, whose fiercely ironic analysis of gender, power and language is combined with a comedy at once critical and humane.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780746307519
Publisher:
Northcote House Publishers, Limited
Publication date:
11/01/1995
Series:
Writers and Their Work
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.28(w) x 8.46(h) x 0.36(d)

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