Tom Jones: A Norton Critical Edition / Edition 2

Tom Jones: A Norton Critical Edition / Edition 2

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by Henry Fielding
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393965945

ISBN-13: 9780393965940

Pub. Date: 11/28/1994

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

The Second Edition of this Norton Critical Edition of Fielding’s great novel reprints the definitive fourth edition text (1749, dated 1750), "Carefully revis’d and corrected/By Henry Fielding, Esq;", the last in his lifetime.
The novel is fully annotated for undergraduate readers and is accompanied by a Textual Appendix and a map depicting

Overview

The Second Edition of this Norton Critical Edition of Fielding’s great novel reprints the definitive fourth edition text (1749, dated 1750), "Carefully revis’d and corrected/By Henry Fielding, Esq;", the last in his lifetime.
The novel is fully annotated for undergraduate readers and is accompanied by a Textual Appendix and a map depicting Tom’s route to London.
As in the previous edition, "Contemporary Reactions" by such noteworthy commentators as Samuel Richardson, Samuel Johnson, and the Hill sisters provide rich historical context.
"Criticism" is a collection of fourteen interpretations of the novel spanning the years 1826–1990 by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Forsyth, Kenneth Rexroth, R. S. Crane, John Preston, William Empson, Wayne C. Booth, Martin Battestin, Maaja A. Stewart, Eleanor N. Hutchens, Sean Shesgreen, Frederick W. Hilles, and Sheridan Baker.
A new Chronology and an updated Selected Bibliography are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393965940
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/1994
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
816
Sales rank:
791,117
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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