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Tobias Smollett

Laurence Brander

Tobias Smollett

Humphry Clinker

by Laurence Brander

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Published by British Council in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLaurence Brander.
SeriesNotes on literature; no. 95
ContributionsSmollett, Tobias, 1721-1771.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19423170M

Aug 11,  · The Life and Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves By Tobias Smollett We are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the Pages: Aug 12,  · It's a profound shame that the reputation of Tobias Smollett () seems to be waning. A few generations ago, he was part of the quartet .

Feb 03,  · From Carole Slade's Introduction to Don Quixote. In the first few pages of Don Quixote, Cervantes had his contemporaries fdn2018.com Philip III remarked of a student he spotted from his balcony bursting into fits of laughter while reading a book, "That student has either lost his wits or he is reading Don Quixote."A courtier who went to investigate found that the young man was indeed reading /5(84). Revered by Dickens and Sir Walter Scott, Tobias Smollett is a writer seldom read nowadays, although he is responsible for some of the greatest literary works of the Eighteenth-Century. This comprehensive eBook offers Smollett's complete fictional works, with rare texts, beautiful illustrations, Brand: Delphi Classics.

Travels Through France and Italy is travel literature by Tobias Smollett published in After suffering the loss of his only child, year-old Elizabeth, in April , Smollett left England in June of that year. Together with his wife, he traveled across France to Nice. Tobias Smollett () was the very model of everything that made 18th-century London life so enjoyable. Born and educated in Scotland, he trained to become a surgeon and settled in .


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