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Eighteenth-century British novelists on the novel. Edited by George L. Barnett Indiana University.

Author/Creator:
Barnett, George L. (George Leonard), 1915-2013.
Publication:
New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts, Division of Meredith Corporation, [1968]
Format/Description:
Book
xv, [3], 177, [5] pages 24 cm.
Series:
Goldentree book.
Goldentree book
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Subjects:
English fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents:
Preface, Parthenissa (Fourth Tome, 1655) / Roger Boyle
An apology for romances, Aretina (1660) / George MacKenzie
Preface, Theodora and Didymaus (1687) / Robert Boyle
The Preface to the reader, Incognita (1692) / William Congreve
To the reader, Queen Zarah (1705) / Mary Delariviere Manley
Preface, Moll Flanders (1722) / Daniel Defoe
Preface, Charlotta Du Pont (1723) / Penelope Aubin
Preface, Works (1725) / Mary Davys
Preface, Joseph Andrews (1742). From Joseph Andrews (1742): Book III, chap. I. Preface, David Simple (1744). From the preface, Familiar letters (1747) / Henry Fielding
Preface, Roderick Random (1748). Dedication, Ferdinand, Count Fathom (1753) / Tobias George Smollett
From The rambler: no. 4 (1750) / Samuel Johnson
Postscript, Clarissa (fourth edition, 1751) / Samuel Richardson
Preface, Constantia (1751) / Anon.
From The adventurer: no. 4 (1752) / John Hawkesworth
Introduction, The cry (1754) / Sarah Fielding
From Tristram Shandy (1760): vol. I, chap. II / Laurence Sterne
Preface, The castle of Otanto (Second edition, 1765) / Horace Walpole
Preface, The delicate distress (1769) / Elizabeth Griffith
From The Placid Man (1770): book I, chap. 1, book II, chap. 1, book IV, chap. 1, book VI, chap. 1 / Charles Jenner
From The progress of romance (1785). Preface, The Old English baron (Second Edition, 1778) / Clara Reeve
Preface, Evelina (1778). Dedication, The wanderer (1814) / Frances (Fanny) Burney (Mme. D'Arblay)
Preface, Alwyn (1780) / Thomas Holcroft
From Romances, curiosities of literature (1823, Edition) / Isaac Disraeli
From Henry (1795) : book I, chap. 1. book III, chap. 1, book IV, chap. 1. book VI, chap. 1. book VIII, chap. 1 / Richard Cumberland
From A view of the commencement and progress of romance (1797) / John Moore
Preface, St. Leon (1799) / William Godwin.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1968
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
313168