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Smollet as poet.

Howard Swazey Buck

Smollet as poet.

by Howard Swazey Buck

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Published by Yale Univ. Pr. in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smollett, Tobias George, -- 1721-1771.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesYale University. Henry Weldon Barnes Memorial publication fund
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 93p.,
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14106514M
    LC Control Number27013036

    Work by Tobias Smollett, published in The breakdown of Smollett's health and the death of his year-old daughter in precipitated a year-long journey through France and Italy. The book takes the form of a series of letters in which he describes the social life, history, and physical setting of /5(12). Tobias George Smollett ( - ) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle, which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens.

    Book Overview Tobias George Smollett ( - ) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random () and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (), which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens. Tobias George Smollett was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random () and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (), which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens. George Orwell admired Smollett very much. His novels were amended liberally by printers; a definitive edition of each of his works was edited.

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Tobias George Smollett (19 March - 17 September ) was a Scottish poet and novelist, best known for his picaresque novels, which influenced later novelists such as Charles : Picaresque, satire. Read this book on Questia. Tobias Smollett, one of the most versatile and prolific of English eighteenth-century men of letters, was, in turn, naval surgeon, physician, novelist, poet, editor, playwright, party writer, historian, translator, satirist, critic, traveler, and literary nabob among the Grub Street hack writers.

Tobias George Smollett (19 March – 17 September ) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random () and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (), which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens.

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Nolan 32 downloads; Poetical Works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett Samuel Johnson, T. Smollett, Thomas Parnell, and Thomas Gray 32 downloads; A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 08 Voltaire 31 downloadsBorn: In Smollett published his novel The Adventures of Roderick Random, in part a graphic account of British naval life at the time, and also translated the great picaresque romance Gil Blas from the French of Alain-René Lesage.

In he obtained the degree of M.D. from Marischal College, Aberdeen. The Adventures of Roderick Random is a picaresque novel by Tobias Smollett, first published in It is partially based on Smollett's experience as a naval-surgeon’s mate in the Royal Navy, especially during the Battle of Cartagena de Indias in Author: Tobias Smollett.

Smollett was educated at Glasgow University, where he qualified as a surgeon, practising medicine in both Jamaica and London. After his marriage to Anne Lascelles he began to write books and poems, with his first work The Tears of Scotland, about the Battle of Culloden, published in the mid s.

Tobias (George) Smollett Scottish novelist, satirist, travel writer, historian, journalist, translator, poet, and dramatist. Smollett is regarded as one of the major British novelists of the eighteenth century, the era when the novel as a genre emerged and became established as an important new form of literary expression.

Tobias Smollett () was a man of letters in the fullest sense. He was not only a novelist but also a playwright, poet, journalist, historian, travel writer, critic, translator, and editor. Trained as a physician, he saw the world with acutely sensitive eyes, believing that what was externally visible signified and gave definition to what could be known about the private, interior life.

Revered by Dickens and Sir Walter Scott, Tobias Smollett is a writer seldom read nowadays, although he is responsible for some of the greatest literary works of the Eighteenth-Century. This comprehensive eBook offers Smollett's complete Brand: Delphi Classics. The poetical works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett: with memoirs, critical dissertations, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood; (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the The poetical works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett: with memoirs, critical dissertations, and.

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