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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 5–28.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and David Hume . Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2000 . Propp , V[ladimir] I. A. Morphology of the Folktale . Ed. Louis A. Wagner Trans. Laurence Scott. 2nd ed. Austin: U of Texas P, 1968 . Richardson , Samuel . Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded . Ed. Tom Keymer and Alice Wakely. New York: Oxford UP...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 65–84.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Allison Cardon Abstract Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded uses a literary form of legal complaint to argue that Pamela has been injured by B's violent advances. Richardson suggests that these advances should be treated as legal wrongs and that Pamela deserves to be righted. However, her social status...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 26–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Julian Jimenez Heffernan This article examines the centrality of the motif of the hand in Samuel Richardson's Pamela . By underscoring the structural salience of the hand-derived notions of maintenance, command, manumission, manufacture and manners, the article seeks to prove that the novel plots...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 8–34.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Julie Park Revisiting Richardson's Pamela as a site of “spatial formalism,” this essay maintains that the notion of the domestic interior as a setting conducive to psychological interiority requires further materialist analysis. It argues that the interiority of Pamela hinges less on characters...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 363–382.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Stephanie Insley Hershinow In this essay, I confront the problem of character inconsistency in Henry Fielding's Tom Jones by first showing how the novel is positively influenced by the example of naive virtue and class conversion found in Samuel Richardson's Pamela , which Fielding had previously...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 31–37.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and Society in Industrial England: Church, Chapel, and Social Change, 1740–1914 . London: Longman, 1976 . Keymer , Thomas . Introduction. Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded . Ed. Keymer Thomas and Wakely Alice. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2001 . vii –xxxiv. ———. Richardson's Clarissa and the Eighteenth...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 531–537.
Published: 01 November 2009
... ): 163 -79. Lynch , Deidre , and Warner William. “Introduction: The Transport of the Novel.” Cultural Institutions of the Novel . Ed. Lynch Deidre and Warner William. Durham: Duke UP, 1996 . 1 -10. Richardson , Samuel . Pamela . London, 1740 . Zink , Michel . Medieval...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 120–123.
Published: 01 May 2012
... to produce what the translator considered “liveliness.” Focusing on Anglo- French relations, the fourth chapter uses two major works by Samuel Richardson in order to contrast the damage that Pamela’s particularity did to its reception with the celebration that Clarissa’s universality met. In the fifth...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 147–164.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., from its public schools to its public shows. One effect of teasing us with this refusal to represent surprise (by showing in rapid succession a surprising range of references to ways of doing so) is to return Pamela, which Joseph invokes in support of his chastity immediately after this passage...
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Novel (2006) 39 (3): 443.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... But, as Brewer reminds us here, the most popular literary characters of the eighteenth century had a life outside the books in which they first came into existence. Lemuel Gulliver, Pamela Andrews, and Tristram Shandy-to take three instances with which he is especially concerned-circulated not only...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 442–459.
Published: 01 November 2019
... the record and changing his life in another way by returning with Pamela Street to New York. By suspending J. Sutter in this moment of decision on the final page, John Henry Days breaks off chronologically just before its most violent event: the gunshots that disturb the official John Henry Days stamp...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 24–44.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Historicism . Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1998 . Clemit , Pamela . The Godwinian Novel: The Rational Fictions of Godwin, Brockden Brown, Mary Shelley . Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993 . Davis , Leith . Acts of Union: Scotland and the Literary Negotiation of the British Nation, 1707–1830...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 508–511.
Published: 01 November 2021
... a transatlantic perspective, Stein shows that character played a special role in the commercial sphere. It was the node that held together what he refers to as “text-networks”: the mass of abridgements, selections, continuations, and parodies that grew around works such as Robinson Crusoe , Pamela , or Jonathan...
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Novel (2023) 56 (2): 319–322.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Sonia Di Loreto sonia.diloreto@unito.it Pamela L. Cheek , Heroines and Local Girls: The Transnational Emergence of Women's Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century ( Philadelphia : U of Pennsylvania P , 2019 ), pp. 280 , cloth, $79.95 . Copyright © 2023 by Novel, Inc. 2023...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 May 2016
... becoming wholly coherent or reliable” ( 279 ); Woolf portrays a world of lost, lonely souls unable to make contact with one another. The novel's idealism will now be represented by figures like Richardson's Pamela and Rousseau's Julie. Henry Fielding and Denis Diderot take up the anti-idealist...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 5–23.
Published: 01 August 2004
... power of language, from Pamela's journai's stlrprising effect on Mr. B.'s character to the power of Sir Charles Grandison's admonitory letters to cor- rect congenital character flaws. The novelist's rejection of the theater and the he- roic mode therefore becomes the cornerstone of his...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 121–126.
Published: 01 May 2018
...”; comedy for “characters of a lower type”). It would have been impossible, according to such conventional rules of decorum, for a lowly maidservant to move the reader—as Samuel Richardson suggested in the preface to the second edition of Pamela —“with the Force of a TRAGEDY.” Yet the novel did just...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Formalism and the Portable Interiors of the Eighteenth-Century Novel,” Julie Park explores the relation between interior spaces and psychological interiority in Pamela , positing that psychological inwardness might be located in physical spaces that move outside the closets of stately homes. Her figure...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 November 2004
... to modernity, such as Nancy Annstrong's Fiction in the Age of Photography (1999), Pamela Caughie's edited collection, Virginia Woolf in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction (2000), and Lisa Tick- ner's Modern Life and Modern Subjects: British Art in the Early Twentieth Century (2000), Humrn argues...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 286–288.
Published: 01 August 2015
... pages, citing Robinson Crusoe (1719) and Pamela (1740), novels whose eponymous protagonists struggle to achieve forms of happiness that the novels set out to define (3–4). Fiction and the Philosophy of Happiness is a study of less obvious, in some cases less canonical, fictions that are all novels...