Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding

Born: April 22, 1707

Died: October 8, 1754

Nationality: English

Occupation: Novelist, dramatist

Biography: Henry Fielding was an English novelist and dramatist known for his rich earthy humour and satirical prowess, and as the author of the novel Tom Jones.

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Source/Notes: Act I, sc. i. - Tom Thumb the Great (1730)

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