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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 115–117.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Linda Bree Downie J. A. . A Political Biography of Henry Fielding . ( London : Pickering and Chatto , 2009 ). Pp. 269 . £60 . $99 Copyright 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Review Essay Henry Fielding, Politician...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 240–242.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Linda Bree J. A. Downie. A Political Biography of Henry Fielding (London: Pickering and Chatto, 2009). Pp. 269. £60. $99 Duke University Press 2010 Review Essay Henry Fielding, Politician? Linda Bree...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Nancy A. Mace Power Henry . Epic into Novel: Henry Fielding, Scriblerian Satire, and the Consumption of Classical Literature ( Oxford : Oxford Univ. , 2015 ). Pp. xiv + 232 . 3 ills. $95 Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Review Essay...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 28–42.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Lisa O'Connell Recent scholarly work by Jürgen Habermas, Judith Butler, and others posits a new cultural domain that is simultaneously religious and secular. Drawing on the sermons of John Tillotson and the fiction of Henry Fielding, this paper examines literary sentimentalism in this “post-secular...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Catherine Fleming In his novels and pamphlets, Henry Fielding promotes a hierarchical structure that suppresses the common people. But his writings, especially his novel Joseph Andrews , his pamphlets, the 1749 A True State of the Case of Bosavern Penlez and the 1751 Enquiry into the Causes...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (3): 83–100.
Published: 01 September 2022
... oratorio opera ballad opera Among critics, it has generally been accepted without qualification that Henry Fielding was a great admirer of Handel. Martin Battestin, for example, declares unequivocally that Fielding “preferred [him] to all other composers,” while W. B. Coley flatly states that Handel...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 83–86.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Linda Bree Fielding Henry . Plays , vol. 1: 1728-1731 , vol. 2: 1731-1734 , vol. 3: 1734-1742 , The Wesleyan Edition of the Works of Henry Fielding , ed. Lockwood Thomas . ( Oxford : Oxford Univ. , 2004 , 2007 , 2011 ). Vol. 1 : Pp. xviii + 780 . $325 ; vol. 2 : Pp. xix...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 211–215.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Scott R. MacKenzie Claude Rawson, ed. Henry Fielding (1707–1754): Novelist, Playwright, Journalist, Magistrate: A Double Anniversary Tribute (Newark: Univ. of Delaware, 2008). Pp. 337. $67 Duke University Press 2010 Review Essay The School...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2013
... only apply to those 54  Eighteenth-Century Life who were actively involved of the rebellions of ’15 and ’45? Can it legiti- mately describe those “emotional Jacobites” who might toast the king over the water, like Henry Fielding’s Squire Western, but carry their approval no further...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 93–100.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Ian Higgins Marsha Keith Schuchard . Masonic Rivalries and Literary Politics from Jonathan Swift to Henry Fielding (Amazon Create Space: Gauthier Pierozak Editeur, 2018 ). Pp. ii + 715. $30 . Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 R e v i e w E s s a y Eighteenth...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (3): 91–94.
Published: 01 September 2013
... it striking that Straub mentioned Henry Fielding’s response to Canning’s case but neglected to mention his pamphlet on Mary Hamilton, the so-­called “female husband.” Straub has elsewhere dis- cussed this pamphlet, and Fielding’s emphasis on the relationship between gender, display, and punishment...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the concept of home from Henry Fielding through Ann Radcliffe, and from William Words­ worth to Sir Walter Scott, explains compellingly why this shibboleth is far from recent and anything but arbitrary. Between 1790 and 1830, MacKenzie argues, “home” becomes a name both for the normative, middle-class...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 9–28.
Published: 01 January 2011
... edition.5 Henry Fielding’s letters, of which remarkably few survive, have been published together with Eighteenth-Century Life Volume 35, Number 1, Winter 2011  doi 10.1215/00982601-2010-025 Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 January 2005
... and some of its worst fears, namely that unchecked by the stigma of illicit maternity, women would gain an unprecedented control over their reputations and reproductive behavior. Straightforward praises, such as Henry Fielding’s “compliment to the pres- ent Age for [this] glorious [Benefaction...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 135–141.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Elizabeth. Marital Violence: An English Family History, 1660 –1857 (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 2005). Pp. 282. $27.99 paper. ISBN 0-521-61912-2 Fielding, Henry. Henry Fielding: Plays: Vol. 1: 1728 –1731, ed. Thomas Lockwood. The Wesleyan Edition of the Works of Henry Fielding (Oxford: Oxford...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (3): 57–88.
Published: 01 September 2017
...- dicted response. In at least one case, Henry Fielding fretted that he might be misunderstood in Tom Jones (1749) regarding Allworthy’s inability to see the Reverend Mr. Thwackum’s character weaknesses. Fielding assures us that the squire saw some of these, also saw more of his better traits...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 92–98.
Published: 01 January 2006
... (London: Pimlico, 2005). Pp. 224. 30 ills. $20 paper. ISBN 1-84413-082-7 Fielding, Henry. Plays: Vol. 1, 1728 – 1731, ed. Thomas Lockwood. The Wesleyan Edition of the Works of Henry Fielding (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2004). Pp. 808. $225. ISBN 0-19-925789-2 Fielding, Sarah. The History...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 47–74.
Published: 01 April 2014
... University, Fullerton Hundreds of pages into Tom Jones, Henry Fielding breezily dismisses an ancient ethical problem with what appears to be the stone-­kicking certi- tude of Johnson’s refutation of Berkeley. “There are a Set of Religious, or rather Moral Writers,” Fielding explains, “who teach...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 January 2001
.... ISBN 0-89236-564-1 Baker, Malcolm. Figured in Marble: The Making and Viewing of Eighteenth-Century Sculpture (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2000). Pp. 224. 100 b&w ills. $80. ISBN 0-89236-606-0 Bertelsen, Lance. Henry Fielding at Work...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 106–110.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Henry Fielding was a humanist, but in readings like this on Sophia’s transfor- mation from ancient goddess into modern flower girl, he illustrates the capabil- ity of essay-writing to refashion a hoary critical commonplace through atten- tive, readerly appropriation. Scott Black’s intellectual...