Last edited by Kadal
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 | History

3 edition of The expedition of Humphry Clinker complete in two parts found in the catalog.

The expedition of Humphry Clinker complete in two parts

Tobias George Smollett

The expedition of Humphry Clinker complete in two parts

by Tobias George Smollett

  • 160 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Jenson Society in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesExpedition of Humphrey Clinker, Humphey Clinker, Humphry Clinker
Statement[Tobias Smollett] ; with the author"s preface, and an introduction by G.H. Maynadier
SeriesWorks of Tobias Smollett -- v.11-12.
ContributionsMaynadier, Howard, 1866-1960
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26580334M

In "Humphry Clinker" also he was most successful as a creator of characters. Matthew Bramble, Tabitha, Winifred Jenkins, and Lismahago are worthy of any of the great masters of fiction. The book, accordingly, forms a most important scene in the "English Comédie Humaine.". Buy The Expedition of Humphry Clinker (Oxford World's Classics) by Smollett, Tobias, Knapp, Lewis M., Boucé, Paul-Gabriel from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic s:

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker is another delightful 18th century romp, although it has little or nothing to do with Humphry Clinker, who turns out to be a minor character. The framework, as with other novels of the period, is a journey around the country by the squire Matthew Bramble, his sister Tabitha, his niece and nephew (Liddy and Jery. Buy The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Smollett, Tobias George (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:

  The Expedition Of Humphry Clinker is an epistolary novel, in which Matthew Bramble, his nephew Jery Melford, his sister Tabitha, his niece Lydia and . The Expedition of Humphry Clinker was the last of the picaresque novels of Tobias Smollett, published in London on 17 June (just three months before Smollett's death), and is considered by many to be his best and funniest work.


Share this book
You might also like
Inhomogeneous deformation during the hot rolling of sheet steels

Inhomogeneous deformation during the hot rolling of sheet steels

Fundamental principles of mathematics

Fundamental principles of mathematics

Dogs of the North (Alaska Geographic)

Dogs of the North (Alaska Geographic)

To revise the overtime compensation requirements of the Fair labor standards act of 1938

To revise the overtime compensation requirements of the Fair labor standards act of 1938

Seeking Solutions

Seeking Solutions

Come as you are

Come as you are

PAID story, 1963-1981

PAID story, 1963-1981

How To Tell A Boy From A Girl

How To Tell A Boy From A Girl

Polish declension

Polish declension

What Women Should Know

What Women Should Know

Harvey and his friends great fishing adventure

Harvey and his friends great fishing adventure

Economic recovery and assistance to workers

Economic recovery and assistance to workers

System for Ophthalmic Dispensing

System for Ophthalmic Dispensing

Open for business

Open for business

The expedition of Humphry Clinker complete in two parts by Tobias George Smollett Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tobias Smollett's novel, "The Expedition of Humphry Clinker," took me almost two months to read. The novel, a "sort of novel," as Dr. Johnson once said, I think of his own "Rasselas," doesn't really have a plot, which contributes to the pacing, which is slow, but highly enjoyable/5(23).

A truly astonishing book. Considering its date it gives a vivid picture of middling English society at the time. The way they draw Humphry Clinker into their society is a pleasure to read. Anyone at all interested in the 18th century should read it/5(26).

Published in JuneThe Expedition of Humphry Clinker was to be Tobias Smollett's last novel. The author died in September of the same year. The author died in September of the same year. Though Smollett is most remembered for his picaresque works, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random, Humphry Clinker is more of a travelogue than a /5.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker was the last of the picaresque novels of Tobias Smollett, published in London on 17 June (just three months before Smollett's death), and is considered by many to be his best and funniest work.

It is an epistolary novel, presented in the form of letters written by six characters: Matthew Bramble, a Welsh Squire; his sister Tabitha; their niece Lydia and Author: Tobias Smollett.

THE EXPEDITION OF HUMPHRY CLINKER [No. ] Smollett, T. [Tobias, ] and Arthur Machen [] Published by The Modern Library. Used. Hardcover Expedition of Humphry Clinker (Signet Classical Books) Smollett, Tobias.

Published by New American Library. ISBN ISBN Used. The Expedition of Humphry Clinker. by Smollett, Tobias George. Edited by Robert Gorham Davis.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Tobias Smollett's last published novel and most celebrated work, appeared in Junethree months before the author's death.A classic in the history of the English novel, it takes the form of a collection of letters written by various members of Mr.

Matthew Bramble's family (for whom Humphry Clinker is a general servant) during their eight months of travel 3/5(1). The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Expedition of Humphry Clinker: Tobias Smollett: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Buy The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Vol. 1 of 2 (Classic Reprint) by Tobias George Smollett at Mighty Ape NZ. Excerpt from The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Vol. 1 of 2 Besides being remarkably kindly for Smollett, The Expedition of Humphry Clinker is notable.

An Ordinary on Sunday at Two O’Clock, TOBIAS SMOLLETT The Expedition of Humphry Clinker MUNICH: Edited by GÜNTER JÜRGENSMEIER To Mr. HENRY DAVIS, Bookseller, in London Abergavenny, Aug. 4 RESPECTED SIR, for my own part, I am quite a stranger to that sort of reading; and the two persons, whose.

In addition, the book includes numerous quotations from and allusions to the Bible, earlier and contemporary literature, the Book of Common Prayer, medical matter, and proverbial edition of Humphry Clinker includes illustrations by George Cruikshank and Thomas Rowlandson and is the first scholarly edition to feature a comprehensive.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, written by Tobias Smollett and published inis an epistolary novel, meaning that it is told through a series of epistolary novels focus on one. The Expedition of Humphry Clinker Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Epistolary fiction Subject: Travelers -- Fiction Subject: Great Britain -- Fiction Category: Text: audio books by Jane Austen.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker By: Tobias Smollett Published in London on 17 Juneit is an epistolary novel, presented in the form of letters written by six different characters: Matthew Bramble, a Welsh Squire; his sister Tabitha; their niece and nephew, Jery and Lydia Melford; Tabitha’s maid Winifred Jenkins; and Lydia’s suitor.

ADVENTURES (The Complete 6 Novels) RODERICK RANDOM, PEREGRINE PICKLE, FERDINAND COUNT FATHOM, SIR LAUNCELOT GREAVES, AN ATOM, HUMPHRY CLINKER (Timeless Wisdom Collection Book ) by Tobias Smollett it was ok avg rating — 1.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Tobias Smollett's last published novel and most celebrated work, appeared in Junethree months before the author's death.A classic in the history of the English novel, it takes the form of a collection of letters written by various members of Mr.

Matthew Bramble's family (for whom Humphry Clinker is a general servant) during their eight months of travel. Humphry Clinker is written in the form of letters that view episodes from differing perspectives and tells of a journey that the cantankerous but essentially generous Matthew Bramble makes—accompanied by various family members and servants—from his estate in Wales to Bath, London, Scotland, and back their journey they meet several eccentrics, including poverty-stricken young.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker. Tobias Smollett. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. that sort of reading; and the two persons, whose judgment I depended.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.

Tobias Smollett's novel, "The Expedition of Humphry Clinker," took me almost two months to read. The novel, a "sort of novel," as Dr. Johnson once said, I think of his own "Rasselas," doesn't really have a plot, which contributes to the pacing, which is slow, but highly enjoyable.

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker was the last of the picaresque novels of Tobias Smollett, and is considered by many to be his best and funniest work. Published in London on 17 Juneit is an epistolary novel, presented in the form of letters written by.Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio The Expedition of Humphry Clinker. Item Preview remove-circle.Expedition Of Humphry Clinker The characters are all true to the book and the atmospheric sound production brings to life the danger of the roads and the bustle of the Georgian towns and inns.

4 part serial Director Clive Brill, repeated 3 part serial Director: Marc Beeby.