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Richardson, Samuel 1689-1761

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Works: 3,268 works in 8,271 publications in 11 languages and 103,010 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Epistolary fiction  Novels  Didactic fiction  Abridgments  Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Printer, Editor, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, Attributed name, Bookseller, Dubious author, Other, Composer, Correspondent, Adapter, Book producer, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PR3664, 823.6
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Publications by Samuel Richardson
Publications by Samuel Richardson, published posthumously.
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Clarissa; or, The history of a young lady by Samuel Richardson( Book )
151 editions published between 1748 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,569 libraries worldwide
Richardson's masterpiece in letter form, relates the story of a beautiful woman sacrificed to a heartless libertine
Pamela : or, Virtue rewarded by Samuel Richardson( Book )
218 editions published between 1740 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 3,037 libraries worldwide
The story of a gentleman in 18th century England marrying a servant girl, a challenge to the social hierarchy. This shows a typical representative of the middle class which had already challenged the aristocracy and was beginning to impose its ideal of Protestant respectability and hard work on England and the world
Pamela by Samuel Richardson( Book )
130 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,447 libraries worldwide
Published in 1740, this hugely successful epistolary novel launched Richardson's literary career. Some readers and critics saw the story of the efforts of a virtuous young servant girl to resist the seductions of her master as tendentious if not hypocritical morality, others as sensationalistic near-pornography, and still others as a praiseworthy illustration of Christian morality
The history of Sir Charles Grandison by Samuel Richardson( Book )
200 editions published between 1754 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
The history of Pamela, or, Virtue rewarded by Samuel Richardson( Book )
116 editions published between 1769 and 2012 in English and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
Clarissa, or, The history of a young lady : comprehending the most important concerns of private life by Samuel Richardson( Book )
52 editions published between 1750 and 1990 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The apprentice's vade mecum (1734) by Samuel Richardson( Book )
25 editions published between 1734 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 libraries worldwide
The history of Sir Charles Grandison : in a series of letters, published from the originals by Samuel Richardson( Book )
89 editions published between 1753 and 1810 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 libraries worldwide
The history of Sir Charles Grandison : in a series of letters by Samuel Richardson( Book )
107 editions published between 1754 and 1820 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Clarissa: preface, hints of prefaces, and postscript by Samuel Richardson( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Paméla ou la Vertu récompensée by Samuel Richardson( Book )
127 editions published between 1741 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Clarissa, or, The history of a young lady : comprehending the most important concerns of private life, and particularly shewing, the distresses that may attend the misconduct both of parents and children, in relation to marriage by Samuel Richardson( Book )
57 editions published between 1748 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
In Samuel Richardson's classic tale, Clarissa defies her parents' desire for her to marry a loathsome man for his wealth and escapes into the dangerous arms of the charming rogue Lovelace, whose intentions are much less than honorable. The work, written entirely in intimate letters, reveals the complexity of attractions in relationships, especially in that of villain and victim
Pamela : or, virtue rewarded. In a series of familiar letters from a beautiful young damsel to her parents: ... In four volumes by Samuel Richardson( Book )
36 editions published between 1775 and 1792 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The history of Sir Charles Grandison, in a series of letters by Samuel Richardson( Book )
45 editions published between 1781 and 2005 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Clarissa ; or, The history of a young lady by Samuel Richardson( Book )
36 editions published between 1785 and 1810 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 libraries worldwide
The history of Sir Charles Grandison. In a series of letters by Samuel Richardson( Book )
31 editions published in 1776 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The rise of the novel; studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding by Ian Watt( Book )
4 editions published between 1957 and 1979 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Auteur de Pamela & de Clarisse.
Auteur de Paméla & de Clarisse, l', 1689-1761
Auteur de Paméla & de Clarisse, l' 1689-1761
Richardson.
Richardson, .. 1689-1761
Richardson, Samuel
Samuel Richardson britisk skribent
Samuel Richardson Brits schrijver
Samuel Richardson brittisk författare
Samuel Richardson écrivain britannique
Samuel Richardson englischer Schriftsteller
Samuel Richardson escritor inglés
Samuel Richardson pisarz angielski
Samuel Richardson scrittore inglese
Schryver van de gevallen van Clarisse, en van den heer Charles Grandison, de, 1689-1761
Semuelis Ričardsonas
Semuelis Ričardsonas Anglų rašytojas.
Uitgeever van Pamela en Clarissa, de, 1689-1761
Σάμουελ Ρίτσαρντσον
Ричардсон С. 1869-1971
Ричардсон, Сэмюэл английский писатель
Самюел Ричардсън
Самјуел Ричардсон
Семюел Річардсон
Сэмюель Ричардсон
Сэмюэл Рычардсан
Սեմյուել Ռիչարդսոն
סמואל ריצ'רדסון
ساموئل ریچاردسون نویسنده بریتانیایی
صمويل ريتشاردسون
सैमुएल रिचर्डसन
리차드슨, 새뮤얼 1689-1761
리처드슨, 새뮤얼 1689-1761
サミュエル・リチャードソン
リチャードスン
リチャードソン
リチャードソン, サミュエル
塞繆爾·理查森
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