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Henry Fielding and the Augustan ideal under stress: "Nature's dance of death" and other studies, [by] C.J. Rawson.

London, Boston, Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1972.
ISBN 9780710074546, 0710074549

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PR3457.R26 H5 Off-site
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Subjects Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Influence.
Classicism -- England -- History -- 18th century.
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Roman influences.
English literature.
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Description xiii, 266 pages 23 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Part one: Nature's dance of death -- Gentlemen and dancing-masters -- Nature and the masteries of style in Fielding, Swift and Pope -- Nature, cruel circumstance and the rage for order: Amelia, with reflections on Defoe, Smollett and Orwell -- Part two: Heroes, clowns and schoolboys: mutations in mock-heroic -- The hero as clown: Jonathan Wild, Felix Krull and others -- Epic vs. history: Jonathan Wild and Augustan mock-heroic -- The world of Wild and Ubu -- Fielding's 'good' merchant: an appendix on the problem of Heartfree and other 'good' characters in Fielding.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00603447
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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