An apology for the life of Mrs Shamela Andrews


An apology for the life of Mrs Shamela Andrews [Electronic resource] : in which the many notorious falshoods [sic] and misrepresentations of a book called Pamela are exposed and refuted : and all the matchless arts of that young politician set in a true and just light. Together with a full account of all that passed between her and Parson Arthur Williams whose character is represented in a manner something different from that which he bears in Pamela. The whole being exact copies of authentick papers delivered to the editor. Necessary to be had in all families / by Mr Conny Keyber


Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754


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Parodies -- Great Britain -- 18th century

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An apology for the life of Mrs Shamela Andrews {1741) / with an introduction by Ian Watt Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 11 p., facsim. : xv, 56 p. ; 22 cm. William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California Los Angeles: 1956 : Publication (Augustan Reprint Society) ; no. 57

Note: Originally published: London, Printed for A, Dodd, 1741

Note: Conny Keyber is a pseudonym for Henry Fielding


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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