History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

by Henry Fielding

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According to Wikipedia: "Henry Fielding (April 22, 1707 - October 8, 1754) was an English novelist and dramatist known for his rich earthy humour and satirical prowess, and as the author of the novel Tom Jones. Aside from his literary achievements, he has a significant place in the history of law-enforcement, having founded what some have called London's first police force, the Bow Street Runners, using his authority as a magistrate."

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ISBN-13: 9781607785699
Publisher: MobileReference
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Mobi Classics
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 850 KB

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Henry Fielding (1707–1754) was an English novelist and dramatist known for his rich, earthy humour and satirical prowess. 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.

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