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" Do thou teach me not only to foresee, but to enjoy, nay, even to feed on future praise. Comfort me by a solemn assurance, that when the little parlour in which I sit at this instant, shall be reduced to a worse furnished box, I shall be read with honour... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 345
1926
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Natural Masques: Gender and Identity in Fielding's Plays and Novels

Jill Campbell - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 324 pages
...the little Parlour in which I sit at this Instant, shall be reduced to a worse furnished Box, I shall be read, with Honour, by those who never knew nor saw me, and whom I shall neither know nor see. (683) Fielding here invokes his own heterosexual relationship to describe what he hopes will save his...
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It's Been a Good Life

Isaac Asimov - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 309 pages
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Tom Jones

Henry Fielding - Fiction - 2004 - 820 pages
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The History of Tom Jones - Vol II - (1749)

Henry Fielding - Fiction - 2006 - 440 pages
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The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

Henry Fielding - Fiction - 2007 - 632 pages
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Autobiography of Edward Gibbon - As Originally Edited by Lord Sheffield

E. Gibbon - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 380 pages
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The Cambridge Companion to Henry Fielding

Claude Rawson - Literary Criticism - 2007
...lowly journalism worth revising and preserving along with his 'high' works of literary art, to be read by 'those who never knew nor saw me, and whom I shall neither know nor see' (Tom Jones, [683]; xm.i). NOTES i. Henry Fielding, Contributions to the Champion and Related Writings,...
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Memoirs of Edward Gibbon

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The Works of Edward Gibbon, Volume 13

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1907
...the little parlour in which I sit at this moment shall be reduced to a worse furnished box, I shall be read with honour by those who never knew nor saw me, and whom I shall neither know nor see." — Book xiii. chap. i. passions are supposed to be calmed, our duties fullfilled, our ambition satisfied,...
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