Some papers proper to be read before the R-L Society concerning the Terrestrial Chrysipus, Golden-foot or Guinea

Title

Some papers proper to be read before the R-L Society concerning the Terrestrial Chrysipus, Golden-foot or Guinea [Electronic resource] : an insect, or vegetable, resembling the Polypus, which hath this surprising property, that being cut into several pieces, each piece becomes a perfect animal, or vegetable, as complete as that of which it was originally only a part / collected by Petrus Gualterus, but not published till after his death

Author

Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754

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English

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LC keywords

Addresses -- Great Britain -- 18th century
Parodies -- Great Britain -- 18th century
Satires -- Great Britain -- 18th century

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  • designation: Text data
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Source Description

Transcribed from: Miscellanies by Henry Fielding, esq; vol. 1 / Henry Fielding ; edited by Henry Knight Miller. -- Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1972. -- A satire on "Some papers lately read before the Royal Society concerning the fresh-water polypus", by Abraham Trembley. -- Petrus Gualterus is a pseudonym for Henry Fielding. -- (The Wesleyan edition of the works of Henry Fielding). -- ISBN 0-19-812435-X.

Notes

Mode of access: Online. OTA website

Publication based on this text: A computer-aided study of the prose style of Henry Fielding and its support for his translation of The military history of Charles XII / Michael Farringdon, Jill Farringdon. -- p. 95-105. In Advances in computer-aided literary and linguistic research : proceedings of the fifth international symposium on computers in literary and linguistic research held at the University of Aston in Birmingham, UK from 3-7 April 1978 / edited with an introduction by D.E. Ager, F.E. Knowles, Joan Smith. -- Aston : University of Aston, Department of Modern Languages, 1979. -- ISBN 0-903807-64-5.

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