Henry Fielding


1707 - 1754
English novelist and dramatist. The author of: Love in Several Masques (1728), Rape upon Rape (1730), The Temple Beau (1730), The Author`s Farce (1730), The Tragedy of Tragedies; or, The Life and Death of Tom Thumb (1731), Grub-Street Opera (1731), The Modern Husband (1732) , The Covent Garden Tragedy (1732), Pasquin (1736), The Historical Register for the Year 1736 (1737), An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews (1741), The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews and his Friend, Mr. Abraham Abrams (1742), The Life and Death of Jonathan Wild, the Great (1743) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (1749), Amelia (1751).

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