The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling and The Female Husband.

SKU: 15237

An attractive paperback edition of the 1749 classic comedy. Also included is the pamphlet 'The Female Husband' which Fielding anonymously published. This is somewhat fictional account based on the true story of Mary Hamilton, who notoriously dressed as a man and, under aliases, duped women into supposed marriages.  877 pgs, paper. Vintage Books, London, 2007. NEW. $8.00