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Cleland, John 1709-1789

Overview
Works: 322 works in 1,469 publications in 16 languages and 15,526 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Erotic fiction  History  Satire  Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Television adaptations  Television mini-series 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Compiler, Translator, Narrator
Classifications: PR3348.C65, 823.6
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Most widely held works by John Cleland
Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

277 editions published between 1749 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an unbridled and lusty romp through 18th century England
Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure by John Cleland( Book )

149 editions published between 1749 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a prostitute's rise to respectability, it has been recognized more recently as a unique combination of parody, sensual entertainment and a philosophical concept of sexuality borrowed from French libertine novels"--Page 4 of cover
Fanny Hill by John Cleland( )

38 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical look at 18th-century British society through the eye of a "fallen woman."
Memoirs of a coxcomb by John Cleland( Book )

71 editions published between 1751 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Fanny Hill by John Cleland( Book )

66 editions published between 1749 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (popularly known as Fanny Hill) is an erotic novel by John Cleland first published in England in 1748. Written while the author was in debtor's prison in London, it is considered "the first original English prose pornography, and the first pornography to use the form of the novel." One of the most prosecuted and banned books in history, it has become a synonym for obscenity-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Memoirs of Maria Brown by John Cleland( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and French and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The way to things by words, 1766 by John Cleland( Book )

15 editions published between 1766 and 1974 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genuine memoirs of the celebrated Miss Maria Brown by John Cleland( Book )

17 editions published between 1766 and 1975 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original title page has "Published by the author of W** of P***" The author of Woman of pleasure (Fanny Hill) is John Cleland
Titus Vespasian : a tragedy by John Cleland( Book )

16 editions published between 1755 and 1953 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specimen of an etimological vocabulary, or, Essay, by means of the analitic method, to retrieve the antient Celtic. by John Cleland( Book )

18 editions published between 1758 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institutes of health by John Cleland( )

12 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a woman of pleasure : From the original corrected edition. With a set of elegant engravings by John Cleland( )

13 editions published between 1766 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny Hill : memoirs of a woman of pleasure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fanny Hill is the story of a young country girl who falls into a life of prostitution in bawdy 18th century London. Forced to take a succession of lovers to survive, she slowly rises to respectability but only after enjoying, wholeheartedly, the pursuit of her craft."--Container
The romance of a day by John Cleland( )

10 editions published between 1760 and 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouvelle traduction de Woman of pleasur [sic] by John Cleland( )

11 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille de joie by John Cleland( )

11 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of *********** ** ************ by John Cleland( Book )

13 editions published between 1755 and 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the unfortunate Bosavern Penlez by Gentleman not concern'd( Book )

6 editions published in 1749 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a woman of pleasure
Alternative Names
Cleland, .. 1709-1789

Cleland, John

Cleland, John Silver.

Cleland M. 1709-1789

Cleland Monsieur 1709-1789

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קלי, ג'והן

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קלילנד, ג'והן 1709-1789

קלילנד, ג'והן, סופר בריטי

קלילנד, ג'ון 1709-1789

קלילענד, ג'ון 1709-1789

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クリーランド, ジョン

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