Joseph Andrews and Shamela

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Joseph Andrews, Fielding's first novel, and Shamela, a splendidly bawdy parody of Richardson's Pamela, tellingly reveal Fielding's great comic gifts. The great success of Tom Jones owed much to the establishment of the comic form in these early works.

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Thomas Keynor is Elmore Fellow and Tutor in English Language and Literature, St. Anne's College, Oxford.

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