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Cleland, John 1709-1789

Overview
Works: 351 works in 1,528 publications in 14 languages and 15,730 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Erotic fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History  Satire  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Compiler, Translator, Narrator
Classifications: PR3348.C65, 823.6
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Most widely held works by John Cleland
Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

146 editions published between 1749 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a prostitute's rise to respectability, it has been recognized more recently as a unique combination of parody, sensual entertainment and a philosophical concept of sexuality borrowed from French libertine novels"--Page 4 of cover
Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

131 editions published between 1749 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an unbridled and lusty romp through 18th century England
Fanny Hill by John Cleland( )

42 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Hill justifies her choices through life as a 'woman of pleasure' through a series of letters to an unknown woman in John Cleland's notorious classic, often considered to be the first erotic English-language novel
Memoirs of a coxcomb by John Cleland( Book )

67 editions published between 1751 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Fanny Hill by John Cleland( Book )

60 editions published between 1750 and 2017 in English and French and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (popularly known as Fanny Hill) is an erotic novel by John Cleland first published in England in 1748. Written while the author was in debtor's prison in London, it is considered "the first original English prose pornography, and the first pornography to use the form of the novel." One of the most prosecuted and banned books in history, it has become a synonym for obscenity-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fanny Hill by John Cleland( Book )

77 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce chef-d'oeuvre de la littérature érotique du 18ème siècle, est composé de deux longues lettres, dépeignant les moeurs anglaises de l'époque. Le texte présenté ici est la première d'entre elles. L'héroïne y raconte sa vie. C'est le livre de l'immoralité récompensée: après des années de débauche et de libertinage, Fanny Hill devient riche et rencontre l'amour
The way to things by words, 1766 by John Cleland( Book )

15 editions published between 1766 and 1974 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Maria Brown by John Cleland( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titus Vespasian : a tragedy by John Cleland( Book )

14 editions published between 1755 and 1760 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Hill : memoirs of a woman of pleasure by James Hawes( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een arm en lichtzinnig meisje in het 18e eeuwse Londen wordt gedwongen zich te laten onderhouden als maitresse omdat haar grote liefde door zijn vader verbannen is naar de West-Indies
Specimen of an etimological vocabulary, or, Essay, by means of the analitic method, to retrieve the antient Celtic. by John Cleland( Book )

18 editions published between 1758 and 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institutes of health by John Cleland( )

12 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a woman of pleasure : From the original corrected edition. With a set of elegant engravings by John Cleland( )

13 editions published between 1766 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genuine memoirs of the celebrated Miss Maria Brown by John Cleland( Book )

12 editions published in 1766 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of a day by John Cleland( )

10 editions published between 1760 and 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouvelle traduction de Woman of pleasur [sic] by John Cleland( )

11 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille de joie by John Cleland( )

10 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of *********** ** ************ by John Cleland( Book )

12 editions published in 1755 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure
Alternative Names
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Cleland, John

Cleland, John Silver.

Cleland, M.

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Cleland, Monsieur

Cleland Monsieur 1709-1789

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Kleland, Džon

Джон Клеланд

Клеланд, Джон

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קלי, ג'והן

קליבלנד, ג'ון

קלילנד, ג'והן

קלילנד, ג'והן 1709-1789

קלילנד, ג'והן, סופר בריטי

קלילנד, ג'ון 1709-1789

קלילענד, ג'ון 1709-1789

קליפלנד, ג'ון

クリーランド, ジョン

クレランド, ジョン

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