The Works of Henry Fielding, Esq: With the Life of the Author. In Twelve Volumes. A New Edition. To which is Now First Added, The Fathers; Or, The Good-natured Man, Volumen9
W. Strahan, J. Rivington and Sons, 1783
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.
Otras ediciones - Ver todas
acquainted affection againſt Allworthy almoſt anſwered appear arrived aſſure aunt believe beſt Blifil bring brought called carried child concern convinced cries daughter dear deſire expect eyes father favour fellow firſt fortune give given hand happened hath head hear heard heart himſelf honour hope houſe imagine Jones juſt kind lady laſt leaſt leave leſs letter live look lord Madam manner married matter means mentioned Miller mind moſt muſt myſelf nature never Nightingale obliged occaſion offer once opinion Partridge perhaps perſon pleaſed poor preſent promiſe reader reaſon received ſaid ſame ſaw ſay ſee ſeems ſeen ſhall ſhe ſhould ſome Sophia ſquire ſuch ſuffered ſure tell thee theſe thing thoſe thou thought told true truth turned uſe viſit Weſtern whole wife woman young
Página 78 - I perceive now it is what you told me. I am not afraid of any Thing, for I know it is but a Play: And if it was really a Ghost, it could do one no Harm at such a Distance, and in so much Company; and yet if I was frightened, I am not the only Person.
Página 81 - He the best player !' cries Partridge, with a contemptuous sneer ; ' Why, I could act as well as he myself. I am sure if I had seen a ghost, I should have looked in the very same manner, and done just as he did. And then, to be sure, in that scene, as you...
Página 80 - Our critic was now pretty silent till the play which Hamlet introduces before the king. This he did not at first understand, till Jones explained it to him; but he no sooner entered into the spirit of it. than he began to bless himself that he had never committed murder. Then turning to Mrs. Miller, he asked her, ' If she did not imagine the king looked as if he was touched...
Página 79 - O, la ! what noise is that ? There he is again. Well, to be certain, though I know there is nothing at all in it, I am glad I am not down yonder where those men are.
Página 77 - While the fellow was lighting the upper candles, he cried out to Mrs. Miller, 'Look, look, Madam! the very picture of the man in the end of the commonprayer book , before the gunpowder-treason service.
Página 80 - Ay, ay, you may sing. You had rather sing than work, I believe." Upon Hamlet's taking up the skull, he cried out, " Well, it is strange to see how fearless some men are. I never could bring myself to touch...
Página 79 - Bless me! what's become of the spirit? As I am a living soul, I thought I saw him sink into the earth.
Página 77 - Partridge gave that credit to Mr. Garrick, which he had denied to Jones, and fell into so violent a trembling, that his knees knocked against each other. Jones asked him what was the matter, and whether he was afraid of the warrior upon the stage? "O la! sir," said he, "I perceive now it is what you told me.
Página 1 - THERE are a set of religious, or rather moral writers, who teach that virtue is the certain road to happiness, and vice to misery, in this world. A very wholesome and comfortable doctrine, and to which we have but one objection, namely, that it is not true.