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body in Samuel Richardson"s Clarissa

Brigitte Glaser

body in Samuel Richardson"s Clarissa

contexts of and contradictions in the development of character

by Brigitte Glaser

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Published by C. Winter in Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761,
    • Psychological fiction, English -- History and criticism,
    • Epistolary fiction, English -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Characters and characteristics in literature,
    • Body, Human, in literature,
    • Rape victims in literature,
    • Sex in literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrigitte Glaser.
      SeriesAnglistische Forschungen ;, Bd. 227, Anglistische Forschungen ;, Heft 227.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3664.C43 G55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination221 p. :
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL831296M
      ISBN 103825302318
      LC Control Number95105412
      OCLC/WorldCa31898467

      This is Volume 2 of Samuel Richardson's classic novel; Clarissa. Pressured by her unscrupulous family to marry a wealthy man she detests, the young Clarissa Harlowe is tricked into fleeing with the witty and debonair Robert Lovelace and places herself under his protection. Lovelace, however, proves himself to be an untrustworthy rake whose vague promises of marriage are accompanied by 4/5(1). 'Oh thou savage-hearted monster! What work hast thou made in one guilty hour, for a whole age of repentance!' Pressured by her unscrupulous family to marry a wealthy man she detests, the young Clarissa Harlowe is tricked into fleeing with the witty and debonair Robert Lovelace and places herself under his protection. Lovelace, however, proves himself to be an untrustworthy rake whose vague 4/5(3).

        Robert Lovelace, the antihero in Richardson's voluminous epistolary novel Clarissa (), is the Arch-Rake, the granddaddy of all the dissipated, black-hearted, handsome devils in romantic literature. He arrived on the scene even earlier than the famous Vicomte de Valmont in Choderlos de Laclos' Les Liaisons Dangereuses (). BBC Four recently re-aired a four part radio . Project Gutenberg's Clarissa, Volume 1 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Clarissa, Volume 1 (of.

      Samuel Johnson praised Clarissa as "the first book in the world for the knowledge it displays of the human heart." Fielding admired Richardson's portrayal of character and was moved to compassion, terror, grief and astonishment by Clarissa (Fielding's letter to Richardson). This is Volume 6 of Samuel Richardson's classic novel; Clarissa. Pressured by her unscrupulous family to marry a wealthy man she detests, the young Clarissa Harlowe is tricked into fleeing with the witty and debonair Robert Lovelace and places herself under his protection. Lovelace, however, proves himself to be an untrustworthy rake whose vague promises of marriage are accompanied by 4/5(2).


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