Thomas Keymer: Henry Fielding, 20 November 2008
Show More Plays: Vol. II, 1731-34 by Henry Fielding, edited by Thomas Lockwood.
Oxford, 865 pp., £150, October 2007, 978 0 19 925790 4Show More
‘The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon’, ‘Shamela’ and ‘Occasional Writings’ by Henry Fielding, edited by Martin Battestin, with Sheridan Baker and Hugh Amory.
Oxford, 804 pp., £150Show More
“... the latter is correct, being the view of ‘most scholars, including the late Sheridan Baker and Hugh Amory’. This is an unusual moment of agreement between Battestin and his fellow editors because elsewhere an effect oddly reminiscent of the Dunciad Variorum is produced by Battestin’s decision to quote, and then dispute, editorial remarks made by ...”