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Jonathan Wild

Henry Fielding

Jonathan Wild

by Henry Fielding

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Eng, New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Wild, Jonathan, -- 1682?-1725 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [26]

    StatementHenry Fielding ; edited by David Nokes
    SeriesPenguin classics
    ContributionsDefoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16264818M
    ISBN 100140431519

    John Elderege's book, "Wild at Heart", set off a national conversation about masculinity among Christians. Fifteen years later, the author reflects on its lasting legacy. Background. After completing his PhD at the University of Kent, Jonathan Wild held a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Centre for the History of the Book, before being appointed as Lecturer Occupation: Senior Lecturer.

    Jonathan Wild has scoured the family and company archives to assemble this book of stories and memorabilia from Bettys past and present. Amongst the cream hearts, curd tarts, and fat rascals for .   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The History of the Life of the Late Mr. Jonathan Wild the Great by Henry Fielding - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.

      By the way, there are a couple of good biographies of Wild. Gerald Howson’s Thief-Taker General: The Rise and Fall of Jonathan Wild () is densely written and is very good on the . 34 - Book 3, Chapter 7 [Preliminary to the Marriage between Mr. Jonathan Wild and the chaste Laeticia] download M 35 - Book 3, Chapter 8 [A Dialogue Matrimonial] download.


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One who wants to get joy of book reading especially in very less time can go for it. About The Book Jonathan Wild," /5(5). Jonathan Wild, (born c.Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, Eng.—diedLondon), master English criminal of early 18th-century London, leader of thieves and highwaymen, extortionist, and.

Jonathan Wild has been prepared by nature to be a “great man.” His ancestors were all men of greatness, many of them hanged for thievery or treason. Those who escaped were simply shrewder.

The true and genuine account of the life and actions of the late Jonathan Wild / by Daniel Defoe. Series Title: Penguin classics. Other Titles: Life of Mr.

Jonathan Wild the great True and genuine account of. By the author of Tom Jones, this novel's protagonist is the spectacularly corrupt Jonathan Wild who is willing to commit any sculduggery to advance his career.

Fielding worked as a magistrate in Gin Lane. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fielding, Henry, Jonathan Wild. Harmondsworth: Penguin, (OCoLC) INTRODUCTION Jonathan Wild, born about and executed at Tyburn inwas one of the most notorious criminals of his age.

His resemblance to the hero in Fielding's satire of the same name is. The real-life Jonathan Wild, gangland godfather and self-styled 'Thief-taker General', controlled much of the London underworld until he was executed for his crimes in Even during his lifetime his /5(2).

Jonathan Wild Jonathan Wild, a descendant of many men hanged for thievery and treason. He becomes a notorious criminal, beginning as a pickpocket while still a schoolboy.

Jonathan Wild was a real organizer of a group of thieves (i.e., prigs), but Fielding invented considerable portions of this novel. Enraged by the acclaim given to dishones but "great" men (that is, /5(2).

Read the full-text online edition of The History of the Life of the Late an Wild the Great: And a Journey from This World to the Next, Etc (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The History.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Jonathan Wild by Henry Fielding,Penguin Books edition, in English Pages: The satirical content of The Beggar’s Opera stems largely from its characters’ resemblance to known political figures.

However, John Gay also drew from another contemporary, real-world model:. In the third volume of the Miscellanies, Fielding printed the most brilliant piece of work that he had yet achieved, The Life of Mr. Jonathan Wild the Great. Hitherto, his irony had but flashed. In Jonathan Wild, it burns through the book.

The life of Mr. Jonathan Wild the great.Printed for A. Millar in English - A new edition with considerable corrections and additions / by Henry Fielding, Esq. Jonathan Wild, born about and executed at Tyburn inwas one of the most notorious criminals of his age.

His resemblance to the hero in Fielding's satire of the same name is Brand: Oxford University Press, USA. We found public records for Jonathan Wild. Find current home address, cell phone numbers, email addresses and known relatives.

Filter by age or state to narrow your search to find the person you are. If any Person will bring aforementioned Book to Mr Jonathan Wild, in the Old Bailey, he shall have a Guinea reward.” The Fountain Tavern was a brothel, and Wild is advertising that he has the book Author: Ciaran Conliffe.

That Jonathan Wild is for the most part a magnificent example of sustained irony, one of the best in our literature, critics have generally agreed. Admirable, too, is the ironical humour, in which Fielding so .Wild, Jonathan, ?, Fielding, Henry, Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

First published in under title: The life of Mr. Jonathan Wild Bibliography: p. xv-xvii Notes. page are missing in the original book. Access-restricted-item Borrow this book Pages: Description of the book "Jonathan Wild": 'he carried Good-nature to that wonderful and uncommon Height, that he never did a single Injury to Man or Woman, by which he himself did not expect to reap .