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Smollett and the sordid knaves

political satire in the adventures of an atom

by Wayne Joseph Douglass

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smollett, Tobias George, 1721-1771.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- George II, 1727-1760 -- Anecdotes.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wayne Joseph Douglass.
    GenreAnecdotes., Humor.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 153 leaves ;
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24137359M
    OCLC/WorldCa3141281

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SMOLLETT AND THE SORDID KNAVES: POLITICAL SATIRE IN THE ADVENTURES OF AN ATOM By Wayne Joseph Douglass August, Chairman: Melvyn New Major Department: English The History and Adventures of an Atom is Tobias Smollett's vitriolic attack on English politics and politicians from the perspec-tive of his conservative political philosophy, as.

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