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Rivero, Albert J. 1953-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 90 publications in 2 languages and 3,109 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  Picaresque literature  History  Novels  Epistolary fiction  Chronologies  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR3404, 823.5
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Most widely held works by Albert J Rivero
Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism by Jonathan Swift( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall; Brobdingnag, a land of giants; and a country ruled by horses
Critical essays on Henry Fielding( Book )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of critical essays on Henry Fielding's works by Albert J. Rivero, Alexander Pettit, Bertrand A. Goldgar, Michael McKeon, Charles A. Knight, Joseph F. Bartolomeo, Jonathan Lamb, James Thompson, April London, Eric Rothstein, and other essayists
New essays on Samuel Richardson( Book )

11 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent years have witnessed renewed critical interest in the works of Samuel Richardson. This volume brings together a group of well-respected scholars to examine how and why the works of Richardson continue to intrigue us. As a whole, the essays reveal Richardson to be a writer constantly contradicting himself, striving not to be misunderstood. His appeal to deconstructionists, reader-response critics, Marxists, and feminists is analyzed and made comprehensible. Grappling with issues which continue to trouble us, Richardson appears as an artist writing to our historical moment, engaging us in a conversation now joined by the essays in this collection. Offering a variety of critical perspectives, New Essays on Samuel Richardson sheds light on the importance of this writer and reveals his relevance to the modern day
Augustan subjects : essays in honor of Martin C. Battestin( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifteen essays in this volume, written by friends, colleagues, and former students, attempt both to acknowledge and to honor Martin C. Battestin's many contributions to our understanding of the literature and art of the so-called Augustan period
The eighteenth-century novel( Book )

in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamela; or, Virtue rewarded by Samuel Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publication of Pamela in 1740 marked a defining moment in the emergence of the modern novel. It vividly describes a young servant's long resistance to the attempts of her predatory master to seduce her. It is a work of pioneering psychological complexity and a compelling and provocative study of power and its abuse. This edition is based on the original text of 1740, that aroused widespread controversy on its first appearance. - ;'Pamela under the Notion of being a Virtuous Modest Girl will be introduced into all Familes, and when she gets there, what Scenes does she represent? Why a fine y
The eighteenth-century novel( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth-century novel( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighteenth-century novel( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge edition of the works and correspondence of Samuel Richardson by Samuel Richardson( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moll Flanders : an authoritative text, contexts, criticism by Daniel Defoe( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This book is an] exploration of a woman's life of crime and redemption ... Based on the 1722 first edition, [this book includes] explanatory annotations and [the editor's] note on the novel's ... textual history. "Contexts" reprints excerpts from eighteenth-century abridgements and continuations of the novel as well as accounts of criminal lives that were popular in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries and that are a possible source for [the book's] heroine. Also included are related documents on criminal transportation and colonial laws as they applied to servants, slaves, and runaways. "Criticism" offers a wide range of commentary on the novel ...-Back cover
The eighteenth century novel( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aphra Behn's "Oroonoko" and the "blank spaces" of colonial fictions by Albert J Rivero( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Of acting and reading plays : a study of Fielding's dramatic development by Albert J Rivero( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The eighteenth century novel( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Hieroglifick'd" history in Aphra Behn's "Love-letters between a nobleman and his sister" by Albert J Rivero( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism
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Critical essays on Henry FieldingNew essays on Samuel RichardsonAugustan subjects : essays in honor of Martin C. BattestinThe eighteenth-century novelPamela; or, Virtue rewardedThe eighteenth-century novelEighteenth-century novelThe Cambridge edition of the works and correspondence of Samuel Richardson