(PDF/EPUB) [The History of Tom Jones a Foundling] è Henry Fielding


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  • The History of Tom Jones a Foundling
  • Henry Fielding
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  • 07 May 2019
  • 9780140436228

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Free read The History of Tom Jones a Foundling õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB A foundling of mysterious parentage brought up by Mr Allworthy on his country estate Tom Jones is deeply in love with the seemingly unattainable Sophia Western the beautiful daughter of the neighboring suire though he sometimes succumbs to the charms of the local girls When Tom is banished to make his own fortune and Sophia follows him to London to escape an arranged marriage the adventure begins A vivid Hogarthian panorama of eighteenth century life spiced wit. Who reads this and laughs not at all may be forgiven only as a simpleton and does not comprehendWho reads this and laughs but a little is too dour and prideful to be of much use and only laughs when he cannot help itWho reads this and laughs a score is the wretched false wit and only laughs when it suits his crowdWho reads and laughs but once a chapter has a mirthful soul if no great love for wordsWho reads and laughs at every page shall be my boon companion and a kiss for each grinning cheekWho reads and laughs at twice and thrice a page shall be my worthy better and may they forgive my endless ueries

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Free read The History of Tom Jones a Foundling õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB H danger and intrigue bawdy exuberance and good natured authorial interjections Tom Jones is one of the greatest and most ambitious comic novels in English literature   • Includes a chronology suggestions for further reading notes glossary and an appendix of Fielding's revisions   • Introduction discusses narrative tecniues and themes the context of eighteenth century fiction and satire and the historical and political background of the Jacobite rev. If a crazed literature professor ever holds a gun to your head and threatens to pull the trigger if you don t read one of two interminable gazillion page satirical British novels that would be Vanity Fair of the 19th Century or Tom Jones of the 18th Century I recommend you choose Tom Jones Tom Jones is original some say it s the first modern novel way funnier than VF and even has a few naughty bits to make you giggle though tame by modern standards To read Vanity Fair you need to brush up your Napoleonic Wars For Tom Jones you need to brush up just a bit on your Jacobites and that conflict isn t uite so central to the story so in that way Tom Jones is a bit less work Vanity Fair really is about vanity Tom Jones is about human nature as Fielding reminds you again and again in his amusing blowhard author introductions to each of the books in the novel If you think reading these introductions that they are ridiculous and irrelevant and you don t want to read them Fielding gives you a pass saying in one of the early introductions that they are indeed ridiculous and superfluous to the story and you don t have to read them if you don t want to He also has a passage of a physician opining unintelligibly about a patient that could be coming out of the mouth of a 21st century physician opining unintelligibly about a patient One of the hallmarks of a classic is timelessness This book is timeless and for the most part hilarious

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Free read The History of Tom Jones a Foundling õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB OlutionFor than seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world With than 1700 titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to date translations by award winning translato. Around the world the trip begins with a kiss Roam The B 52 s 1989I enjoyed this 1749 comic novel follows the life and adventures of young Tom Jones in a picaresue panorama of 18th century Britain Suire Allworthy found Tom in his bed as a newborn infant The kind but gullible Allworthy raises Tom who falls in love with the attractive neighbor Sophia Western Unfortunately Sophia s irascible short tempered dad has agreed against Sophia s wishes to give her hand in marriage to Suire Allworthy s repulsive and hateful nephew BlifilBlifil s contrivances combined with Tom s boyish excesses cause Allworthy to expel Tom from the Allworthy estate which throws Tom into a series of adventures over and around a series of obstacles in order to learn the mystery of his birth gain his fortune and win Sophia s hand Roam if you want to without anything but the love we feel


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