The female husband


The female husband [Electronic resource], or, The surprising history of Mrs Mary, alias Mr George Hamilton


Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754


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Fiction -- Great Britain -- 18th century
Short stories -- Great Britain -- 18th century

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The female husband, or, The surprising history of Mrs. Mary, alias Mr George Hamilton, who was convicted of having married a young woman of Wells and lived with her as her husband. Taken from her own mouth since her confinement Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 23 p. ; 22 cm. Printed for M. Cooper London: 1746


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Publication based on this text: A computer-aided study of the prose style of Henry Fielding and its support for his translation of The military history of Charles XII / Michael Farringdon, Jill Farringdon. -- p. 95-105. In Advances in computer-aided literary and linguistic research : proceedings of the fifth international symposium on computers in literary and linguistic research held at the University of Aston in Birmingham, UK from 3-7 April 1978 / edited with an introduction by D.E. Ager, F.E. Knowles, Joan Smith. -- Aston : University of Aston, Department of Modern Languages, 1979. -- ISBN 0-903807-64-5.

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