Books published in 1742

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A Letter From Mr Cibber To Mr Pope

  [english | 1742]  

Colley Cibber


Excerpts: [... and if he went on in his sauciness he might expect such a reception from him. The next night Gay came accordingly, and, treating him as Pope had ...... attack in the form of broadsides, pamphlets and the like, Cibber is clearly innocent however, like many actors, he was an expert improvisator of ...... in public throughout his life. But a charge of immorality did bother him, for he ...]
Genres: [correspondence | criticismDownloads: 66

Joseph Andrews Vol 1

  [english | 1742]  

Henry Fielding


Excerpts: [... that the best men are but little known, and consequently cannot extend the usefulness of their examples a great way the writer may be called in ...... if she had not intermeddled, like a b-as she was adding, he was very glad the gentlewoman had paid her, though not half what she deserved. The poor ...... was in danger, and when all good men expected they knew not what would happen ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | audiobookDownloads: 329

Joseph Andrews Vol 2

  [english | 1742]  

Henry Fielding


Excerpts: [... whose natural complacence was beyond any artificial, was obliged to comply before he was suffered to explain himself and, laying hold on one of their ...... sum than we owe here, which is not above four or five shillings. Very true, child, answered Adams I will write a letter to him, and will even ...... her with Joseph's arrival saying, Madam, as I have married a virtuous and ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 35