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Samuel Richardson.

by Austin Dobson

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEnglish men of letters
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3666 .D6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 214 p.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6921471M
    LC Control Number02026059
    OCLC/WorldCa853956

    Since the publication of his novel Pamela; or Virtue Rewarded in , Samuel Richardson's place in the English literary tradition has been secured. But how can that place best be described? Over the three centuries since embarking on his printing career the 'divine' novelist has been variously. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Pamela by Samuel Richardson. Samuel Richardson’s Pamela () is a famous example of an epistolary novel, or a novel [ ].

    Samuel Richardson's epistolary novel Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded, published in , tells the story of a young woman's resistance to the desires of her predatory master. Pamela is determined to protect her virginity and remain a paragon of virtue; however, the heroine's moral principles only strengthen the resolve of Mr. B and Pamela soon finds. Samuel Richardson (), a prominent London printer, is considered by many the father of the English novel, and Pamela the first modern novel. Following its hugely successful publication in , it went on to become one of the most influential books in literary history, setting the course for the novel for the next century and beyond.

    Samuel Richardson was born in , the son of a Derbyshire joiner and a pious mother. As a boy, his thoughtful and serious nature would have recommended him for the church, but his parents could. Samuel Richardson, the first, in order of time, of the great English novelists, was born in and died at London in He was a printer by trade, and rose to be master of the Stationers' Company.


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