A Henry Fielding Companion, 1st Edition

  • Martin C. Battestin University of Virginia, with Ruth Battestin
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  • ISBN-10: 0313033498
  • ISBN-13: 9780313033490
  • DDC: 823.5
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 333 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2000 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2000

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Overview

Provides information on the life and works of Henry Fielding. Covers such topics as Fielding's residences; his family members and household; historical persons, including authors who influenced him; his works; themes and topics important to his writings; and characters in his plays and prose fiction.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Introduction.
Abbreviations.
Chronology.
1: Residences.
2: 1707–10: Sharpham Park.
3: 1710–39: East Stour.
4: 1719–: Blenheim Street.
5: 1719–24: Eton College.
6: 1720–24: Salisbury.
7: 1725–28: Upton Grey.
8: 1728–29: Leiden.
9: 1729–30(?): Milford Manor.
10: 1730: Dover Street.
11: 1734–: Bath.
12: 1735: Buckingham Street.
13: 1739–41: Essex Street.
14: 1741–43: Spring Garden.
15: 1743: Brompton.
16: 1743: Twerton.
17: 1744–48: Old Boswell Court.
18: 1748–49(?): Twickenham.
19: 1748: Panton Street.
20: 1748: Brownlow Street.
21: 1748: Meard's Court.
22: 1748–54: Bow Street.
23: 1750–52: Barnes.
24: 1753–54: Ealing.
25: 1754: Lisbon.
26: Family and Household.
27: Aldrit, William (d. 1800).
28: Ash, Isabella.
29: Barber, Frances.
30: Bentham, Marie.
31: Boor, Richard.
32: Burt, Joseph.
33: Cottington, Katherine (d. 1739).
34: Delaborde, Anne.
35: Denbigh and Desmond, Earls of.
36: Fielding, Charlotte Cradock (d. 1744).
37: Fielding, Edmund (1680–1741).
38: Fielding, George Colonel (d. 1738).
39: Fielding, Henry's Siblings.
40: Fielding, Reverend Doctor John (c. 1650–98).
41: Fielding, John (1689–1725).
42: Fielding, Sir John (1721–80).
43: Fielding, Mary Daniel (1721–1802).
44: Fielding, Sarah (1710–68).
45: Gould, HF's Family.
46: Lewis, Joseph.
47: Others in the Life.
48: Addison, Joseph (1672–1719).
49: Adlerfelt, Gustaf (1671–1709).
50: Aeschylus (525/4–456 B.C.).
51: Alexander the Great (356–323 B.C.).
52: Alfred the Great (849–899).
53: Allen, Hugh.
54: Allen, Ralph (1693–1764).
55: Amhurst, Nicholas (1697–1742).
56: Andrew, Sarah (1710–83).
57: Argyll, John Campbell (1680–1743).
58: Ariosto, Ludovico (1474–1533).
59: Aristophanes (c. 445–389 B.C.).
60: Aristotle (384–322 B.C.).
61: Arnall, William (c. 1710–41?).
62: Bacon, Sir Francis (1561–1626).
63: Baker, Henry (1698–1774).
64: Baker, Samuel (1712?–78).
65: Banks, John (c. 1653–1706).
66: Barker, Dr. John (1708–49).
67: Barker, Mrs. John.
68: Barrow, Isaac (1630–77).
69: Bathurst, Peter (1687–1768).
70: Bayle, Pierre (1647–1706).
71: Beaumont, Francis (1584–1616) and Fletcher, John (1579–1625).
72: Bedford, John Russell (1710–71).
73: Bellamy, Georgiane (or George Anne) (1728–88).
74: Bellegarde, Abbé Jean Baptiste Morvan de (1648–1734).
75: Bennet, Philip (d. 1761).
76: Bennet, Thomas.
77: Bentley, Richard (1662–1742).
78: Birch, Reverend Thomas (1705–66).
79: Birt, Richard (d. 1766).
80: Bland, Dr. Henry (d. 1746).
81: Blandy, Mary (d. 1752).
82: Blunt, Elizabeth.
83: Bodens, Charles.
84: Bolingbroke, Henry St. John (1678–1751).
85: Booth, Barton (1681–1733).
86: Bowyer, William the Younger (1699–1777).
87: Boyse, Samuel (1708–49).
88: Brewster, Dr. Thomas (b. 1705).
89: Broadhead, Henry (d. 1754).
90: Brogden, Joshua.
91: Broughton, John (1705–89).
92: Buckingham, George Villiers (1628–87).
93: Burmann, Pieter (1668–1744).
94: Burnet, Gilbert (1643–1715).
95: Burnet, Sir Thomas (1694–1753).
96: Butcher, Robert.
97: Butler, Samuel (1613–80).
98: Cadell, Thomas (1742–1802).
99: Cadosa, Samuel.
100: Caesar, Gaius Julius (100–44 B.C.).
101: Canning, Elizabeth (c. 1735–73).
102: Careless, Elizabeth (Betty) (d. 1752).
103: Carey, Henry (1687?–1743).
104: Caroline (1683–1737).
105: Carte, Thomas (1686–1754).
106: Carteret, John Lord (1690–1763).
107: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547–1616).
108: Chandler, Richard (d. 1744).
109: Chappelle, Henry (d. 1764).
110: Charke, Charlotte (1713–c. 1760).
111: Charles XII (1682–1718).
112: Chesterfield, Phillip Dormer Stanhope (1694–1773).
113: Chetwood, William Rufus (d. 1766).
114: Cheyne, Dr. George (1671–1743).
115: Child, Sir Josiah (1630–99).
116: Chubb, Thomas (1679–1747).
117: Cibber, Colley (1671–1757).
118: Cibber, Susannah Arne (1714–66).
119: Cibber, Theophilus (1703–58).
120: Cicero, Marcus Tullius (106–43 B.C.).
121: Clarendon, Edward Hyde (1609–74).
122: Clarke, Samuel (1675–1729).
123: Cleland, John (1709–89).
124: Clive, Catherine Raftor (1711–85).
125: Cobham, Sir Richard Temple (1675–1749).
126: Cock, Christopher (d. 1748).
127: Cogan, Francis ("Count").
128: Coke, Sir Edward (1552–1634).
129: Coleman, Charles.
130: Collier, Arthur (1707–77).
131: Collier, Jane (d. 1754/55).
132: Collier, Margaret (1717–94).
133: Congreve, William (1670–1729).
134: Cooke, Thomas (c. 1702–56).
135: Cooper, Mary (fl. 1743–61).
136: Cooper, Thomas (fl. 1733–43).
137: Corbett, Charles (1710–52).
138: Corneille, Pierre (1606–84).
139: Courteville, Ralph (d. 1772).
140: Coventry, Francis (d. 1759).
141: Cromwell, Oliver (1599–1658).
142: Cumberland, William Augustus (1726–65).
143: Curll, Edmund (1675–1747).
144: Dacier, Anne Lefèvre (1654–1720).
145: Dalton, John (1709–63).
146: Dalton, Richard (1715–91).
147: Deards (or Deard), William (d. 1716).
148: Defoe, Daniel (c. 1661–1731).
149: Demosthenes (384–322 B.C).
150: Dennis, John (1657–1734).
151: Desfontaines, Pierre Françios Guyot (1685–1745).
152: Deveil, Sir Thomas (c. 1684–1746).
153: Dodd, Ann (fl. 1739–50s).
154: Dodington, George Bubb (1691–1762).
155: Douglas, Jenny "Mother" (d. 1761).
156: Dryden, John (1631–1700).
157: Echard or Eachard, Laurence (1670?–1730).
158: Ellys, John (1701–57).
159: Essex, John (fl. 1710–50).
160: Eyre, Giles (1673–1740).
161: Farinelli, Carlo Broschi (1705–82).
162: Farquhar, George (1678–1707).
163: Fénelon, François de Salignac de la Mothe (1651–1715).
164: Figg, James (d. 1734).
165: Fleetwood, Charles (d. 1747).
166: Foote, Samuel (1720–77).
167: Francis, Ann (d. 1758).
168: Garrick, David (1717–79).
169: Gascoyne, Sir Crisp (1700–1761).
170: Gay, John (1685–1732).
171: George II (1683–1760).
172: Gilliver, Lawton (fl. 1728–41).
173: Glover, Richard (1712–85).
174: Goldwyre, Edward (1707–74).
175: Graham, Josiah (fl. 1737–57).
176: Grotius, Hugo (1583–1645).
177: Hale, Sir Matthew (1609–76).
178: Hamilton, Mary.
179: Hanbury Williams, Sir Charles (1708–59).
180: Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759).
181: Hardwicke, Philip Yorke (1690–1764).
182: Harris, James (1709–80) of Salisbury.
183: Hatchett, William (fl. 1730–50).
184: Hatsell, Henry (d. 1772).
185: Haywood, Eliza (1693?–1756).
186: Haywood (Also Heywood or Hayward), "Mother" (d. 1743).
187: Heidegger, John James (1659?–1749).
188: Henley, Anthony (d. 1748).
189: Henley, John "Orator" (1692–1756).
190: Henley, Robert (1708?–72).
191: Herodotus (c. 484–425 B.C.).
192: Hervey, John (1696–1743).