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Henry Fielding and the Augustan Ideal Under Stress: 'Nature's Dance of Death' and Other Studies

By Rawson, C. J.

London: Routledge Kegan Paul. Hardback. 266pp. A consideration of the disruptive forces in Augustan literature with significant focus on Henry Fielding and on the effect of the notorious Jonathan Wild on literature of the period. Neat green boards with gilt titles to spine. Dust wrapper is somewhat sunned to spine and edges, and is also a little rubbed. Very good copy in good dust wrapper . Hardcover. First Edition. 1972.

$10.51

Swift

By Rawson, C. J. (editor)

London: Sphere,. Paperback. 270pp. 10 essays on Jonathan Swift. Pages tanned to edges. Lightly rubbed. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. 1971.

$2.63

Dictionary of British and American Women Writers 1660-1800
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Dictionary of British and American Women Writers 1660-1800

By Todd, Janet (editor)

London: Methuen,. Paperback. 344pp. Nearly 500 biographical entries.  Neat but slightly faded. Very good copy. . Paperback. 1987.

$9.20

Gulliver's Travels and Other Writings
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Gulliver's Travels and Other Writings

By Swift, Jonathan

Oxford: Oxford University Press,. Paperback. 564pp. Edited by Louis A. Landa. As well as the complete text of Gulliver's Travels also included are: A Tale of a Tub, The Battle of the Books, The Bickerstaff Papers, and extracts of journalism, letters and poetry. Somewhat rubbed. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1976.

$2.63

Fielding
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Fielding

By Macallister, Hamilton

London: Evans Brothers,. Paperback. 140pp. A good basic introduction to the life and works of Henry Fielding. Two chapters each to Joseph Andrews and Tom Jones and other chapters on Fielding's other works, biography and the times of the novels. Good first background reading for A level or undergraduates. A little rubbed and browned. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1967.

$1.97

The World of Daniel Defoe

By Earle, Peter

Reader's Union Book Club,. Hardback. 353pp. A thorough analysis of the context of the author of Moll Flanders and Robinson Crusoe incorporating his biography, history contemporary with his writing, his religious, moral and spiritual attitudes and his theories on geography and exploration. As so much of Defoe's writing was non-fiction the biographical, social and historical context is a vital tool for the critic. A very good copy in neat, clean but slightly chipped dust wrapper. Very good copy in good dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1977.

$9.20

Henry Fielding
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Henry Fielding

By Thomas, Donald

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,. Hardback. 436 pp. Detailed literary biography of the eighteenth century novelist. Twelve pages of black and white illustrations. Previous owner's stamp to title page. Rubbed and bumped with small closed tear to Dust wrapper. Clean and bright. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. 1990.

$11.83