The Cambridge introduction to the eighteenth-century novel /
"In the eighteenth century, the novel became established as a popular literary form all over Europe. Britain proved an especially fertile ground, with Defoe, Fielding, Richardson and Burney as early exponents of the novel form. The Cambridge Introduction to the Eighteenth-Century Novel consider...
Cambridge ; New York :
Cambridge University Press,
|Series:||Cambridge introductions to literature.
- Cover; The Cambridge Introduction to the Eighteenth-Century Novel; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Part I: Secrets and singularity; Introduction; Chapter 1: The power of singularity; Chapter 2: The virtue of singularity; Clarissa or The History of a Young Lady; The History of the Adventures of Joseph Andrews and Amelia; Chapter 3: The punishment of singularity; Part II: Sociability and community; Introduction; Chapter 4: The reformation of family; Chapter 5: Alternative communities; Beyond marriage; Beyond England; Chapter 6: The sociability of books.