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Cleland, John 1709-1789

Overview
Works: 282 works in 1,337 publications in 18 languages and 14,355 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Erotic stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Satire  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Compiler, Narrator
Classifications: PR3348.C65, 823.6
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Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

272 editions published between 1749 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cleland's scandalous 18th century novel about the story of a country orphan's initiation into the urban world of prostitution and offers a frank portrait of sexual awakening of a young girl and the society around her
Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

38 editions published between 1749 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 843 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
Fanny Hill by John Cleland( )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical look at 18th-century British society through the eye of a "fallen woman."
Memoirs of a coxcomb by John Cleland( Book )

67 editions published between 1751 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Fanny Hill by John Cleland( Book )

51 editions published between 1750 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klassisk erotisk roman om en glædespiges oplevelser i 1700-tallets London
Memoirs of Maria Brown by John Cleland( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Hill by John Cleland( Book )

59 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 186 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 )

20 editions published between 1766 and 1982 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1766 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titus Vespasian a tragedy by John Cleland( Book )

18 editions published between 1755 and 1953 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Hill memoirs of a woman of pleasure( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 70 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
Institutes of health by John Cleland( )

10 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additional articles to the Specimen of an etimological vocabulary, or, Essay, by means of the analitic method, to retrieve the antient Celtic. by John Cleland( Book )

11 editions published between 1769 and 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille de joie by John Cleland( )

9 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in French and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of a day; or, An adventure in Greenwich-park, last Easter by John Cleland( Book )

7 editions published between 1760 and 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the unfortunate Bosavern Penlez by Gentleman not concern'd( Book )

5 editions published between 1749 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouvelle traduction de Woman of pleasur [sic] ou fille de joye de M. Cleland contenant les mémoires de Mlle: Fanny écrits par elle-même. Avec XV. planches en taille douce by John Cleland( Book )

5 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Fanny Hill memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( )

4 editions published between 1749 and 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Memoirs of Fanny Hill was written in debtor's prison in 1784 and was the first modern erotic novel in English. A young woman, Fanny Hill, is forced by poverty to go into service, but is tricked into becoming a prostitute instead. She is then saved by her love, only to have his jealous father send him from the country some months later. She moves from one lover to the next, gaining maturity with each encounter, and nearing her ... happy ending
 
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Alternative Names
Cleland, .. 1709-1789

Cleland, John

Cleland, John Silver.

Cleland M. 1709-1789

Cleland Monsieur 1709-1789

John Cleland britisk skribent

John Cleland Brits schrijver

John Cleland brittisk författare

John Cleland écrivain britannique

John Cleland englischer Schriftsteller

John Cleland scrittore inglese

Kleland, Džon

Джон Клеланд

Клеланд, Джон

קלי, ג'והן

קליבלנד, ג'ון

קלילנד, ג'והן

קלילנד, ג'והן 1709-1789

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

ジョン・クレランド

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Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasureFanny HillMemoirs of a coxcombMemoirs of Fanny HillFanny HillMemoirs of Fanny Hill memoirs of a woman of pleasure