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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754.
Apology for the life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews.
[Waltham St. Lawrence, Berkshire] The Golden cockerel press, 1926
|Named Person:||Samuel Richardson|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Henry Fielding; R Brimley Johnson; Golden Cockerel Press.
|Notes:||With reproduction of original t.p.: An apology for the life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews. In which, the many notorious falsehoods and misrepresentations of a book called Pamela, are exposed and refuted; and all the matchless arts of that young politician, set in a true and just light ... By Mr. Conny Keyber. London: Printed for A. Dodd, 1741.
This book, now reprinted for the first time, was made by Robert Gibbings, at Waltham St. Lawrence in Berkshire, and completed on the 19th day of February, 1926 ... The edition is limited to 450 copies, of which this is no. 358.
A burlesque of Richardson's "Pamela," which was generally ascribed to Fielding at the time of its appearance and held by most authorities to be by him. cf. W.L. Cross' "The history of Henry Fielding, " v. 1, p. 23, 303-308; Notes & queries, 12th ser., v. 1, p. 24-26.
|Description:||2 preliminary leaves, [iii]-x pages, 1 leaf, 80 pages, 1 leaf 21 cm|
|Responsibility:||by Henry Fielding? With an introduction by R. Brimley Johnson.|