Henry Fielding (22 April 1707 – 8 October 1754) was an English novelist and dramatist known for his rich, earthy humour and satirical prowess, and as the author of the comic novelTom Jones. Additionally, he holds a significant place in the history of law enforcement, having used his authority as a magistrate to found (with his half-brother John) what some have called London's first police force, the Bow Street Runners. His younger sister, Sarah, also became a successful writer.
World’s Classics Deluxe Edition
Introducing DELUXE EDITION, a brand new Digital Cloth™ Blue Cover series. This and other titles are collected from the Guardiand’s, the Telegraph’s and BBC’s “the 100 greatest novels of all time” list.
iBoo Press House uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work. We preserve the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. All Deluxe Edition titles are are unabridged (100% Original content), designed with a nice Digital Cloth™ Blue Cover underneath the dusk jacket, quality paper and a large font that’s easy to read. Enjoy reading.
"Tom Jones is a classic English novel that captures the spirit of its age and whose famous characters have come to represent Augustan society in all its loquacious, turbulent, comic variety."