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" H. Fielding has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am persuaded several of the incidents he mentions are real matters of fact. "
Biographical Memoirs of Eminent Novelists, and Other Distinguished Persons - Page 112
by Walter Scott - 1834
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Roundabout Papers: To which is Added The Second Funeral of Napoleon ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1882 - 819 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels Fielding has really a fund of true humor, and was to be pitied at his...
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... Roundabout Papers: To which is Added, The Second Funeral of Napolean ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English wit and humor - 1883 - 819 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...matters of fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jmvs and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels Fielding has really a fund of true humor, and was to he pitied...
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Roundabout Papers: (from the Cornhill Magazine) To which is Added The Second ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1883 - 642 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...the incidents he mentions are real matters of fact. 1 wonder he docs not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Bvoth are sorry scoundrels. * * * * Fielding has really...
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Fielding

Austin Dobson - 1883 - 184 pages
...to repeat that it is painted from Fielding's first wife, or to insist that, as Lady Mary was fully persuaded, " several of the incidents he mentions are real matters of fact." That famous scene where Amelia is spreading, for the recreant who is losing his money at the King's...
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Roundabout Papers: (From the Cornhill Magazine) To which is Added, The ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1884 - 642 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and h& first wife in the characters of Mr. and jlfrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...he mentions are real matters of fact. I wonder he docs not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels. * * * * Fielding has really a fund...
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Lectures on the English humourists of the eighteenth century: Mit ..., Volume 1

William Makepeace Thackeray - English wit and humor - 1885
...himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own f1gure excepted ; and I am persuaded, several of the incidents...fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels. . . . Fielding has really a fund of true humour, and was to be pitied...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 23

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1885
...his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure exeepted ; and I am persuaded, several of the incidents he mentions...fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels. . . . Fielding has really a fund of true humour, and was to be pitied...
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Roundabout Papers, to which is Added The Second Funeral of Napoleon ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1886 - 457 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. BooA, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels Fielding has really a fund of true humor, and was to be pitied at his...
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Complete Works, Volume 4

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1886
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife in the characters of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted ; and I am...fact. I wonder he does not perceive Tom Jones and Mr. Booth are sorry scoundrels Fielding has really a fund of true humor, and was to be pitied at his...
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Sobriquets and Nicknames, Volume 1888

Albert Romer Frey - Fiction - 1887 - 482 pages
...has given a true picture of himself and his first wife, in the character of Mr. and Mrs. Booth, some compliments to his own figure excepted; and I am persuaded...the incidents he mentions are real matters of fact." " Amelia," says Thackeray, "pleads for her husband, Will Booth; Amelia pleads for her reckless, kindly...
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