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The history of Tom Jones, a foundling

Author: Henry Fielding; Fredson Bowers
Publisher: [Middletown, Conn.] : Wesleyan University Press, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison!
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Fielding; Fredson Bowers
ISBN: 0819540684 9780819540683
OCLC Number: 1298862
Description: 2 volumes (lxxxiv, 1080 pages, [4] leaves of plates) : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Tom Jones.
History of Tom Jones
Responsibility: Henry Fielding ; with an introd. and commentary by Martin C. Battestin ; the text edited by Fredson Bowers.

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Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison!

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