Henry Fielding, the eldest of seven children, was born on April 22, 1707, at Sharpham Park, in Somerset, England. He was the son of General Edmund Fielding, His mother, Sarah Gould Fielding, was the daughter of a judge. Their marriage had
Tom Jones is a foundling discovered on the property of a very kind, wealthy landowner, Squire Allworthy, in Somerset in England's West Country. Tom grows into a vigorous and lusty, yet honest and kind-hearted, youth. He develops affection for his
写作目的(第三段)Tom Jones, Henry Fielding's third novel, was first published in England in 1749 and was an immediate best-seller. It is a comedy in both senses of the formal definition: it is amusing and all ends well.Originally entitled The
Henry Fielding influenced the main tradition of the English novel through the eighteenth century (e.g., Smollett) and the nineteenth century (e.g., Dickens and Thackeray). With the tightly structured Tom Jones, in which every detail has a purpose,
Tom Jones给Henry Fielding更名为Prose Homer
Prose Homer散文荷马prose[英][prz][美][proz]n. 散文; 单调,平凡; 枯燥无味的话,无聊的议论; vt. 用散文写,把…改写成散文; 平淡无趣地写; 唆唆地讲; 复数:proses
利菲尔丁(Henry Fielding,1707-1754) 英国18世纪的戏剧家和杰出的小说家.