The Author's Inheritance: Henry Fielding, Jane Austen, and the Establishment of the Novel.
First extended study to focus on Henry Fielding's influence on Jane Austen. Each author reinforces the status quo while exposing its weaknesses, using similar comedic themes and plot structures. Jacket with wrinkles, protected in mylar. Northern Illinois University Press, 1998. Hb, Dj. NEW. $18.00