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Rich·ard·son

 (rĭch′ərd-sən), Henry Hobson 1838-1886.
American architect whose influential Romanesque designs include Trinity Church in Boston (1872-1877).

Richardson

, Sir Ralph David 1902-1983.
British actor noted for his strong characterizations in classic roles as well as in contemporary works, such as Harold Pinter's No Man's Land (1975).

Richardson

, Samuel 1689-1761.
English writer whose Pamela (1740) and Clarissa Harlowe (1748) helped legitimize the novel as a literary form in English.

Richardson

(ˈrɪtʃədsən)
n
1. (Biography) Dorothy M(iller). 1873–1957, British novelist, a pioneer of stream-of-consciousness writing: author of the novel sequence Pilgrimage (14 vols, 1915–67)
2. (Biography) Henry Handel. pen name of Ethel Florence Lindesay Richardson, 1870–1946, Australian novelist; author of the trilogy The Fortunes of Richard Mahony (1917–29)
3. (Biography) Sir Owen Willans. 1879–1959, British physicist; a pioneer in the study of atomic physics: Nobel prize for physics 1928
4. (Biography) Sir Ralph (David). 1902–83, British stage and screen actor
5. (Biography) Samuel. 1689–1761, British novelist whose psychological insight and use of the epistolary form exerted a great influence on the development of the novel. His chief novels are Pamela (1740) and Clarissa (1747)

Rich•ard•son

(ˈrɪtʃ ərd sən)

n.
1. Henry Hobson, 1838–86, U.S. architect.
2. Sir Ralph (David), 1902–83, English actor.
3. Samuel, 1689–1761, English novelist.
4. a city in NE Texas, near Dallas. 77,080.
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Then, gravitating naturally to London, he earned his living by working successively for a druggist, for the novelist-printer Samuel Richardson, as a teacher in a boys' school, and as a hack writer.
1) Samuel Richardson, The History of Sir Charles Grandison, 3 vols, ed.
It was Samuel Richardson who "invented" the genre we call the epistolary novel, the prose narrative told in letters; and it is his novel Pamela we now designate formally as the first epistolary novel.
DeGabriele includes chapters on Daniel Defoe, Samuel Richardson, David Hume, Edward Gibbon, and Ann Radcliffe, interspersed with accounts of Hobbes, John Locke, and Edmund Burke.
What sets Raff's account apart is how she turns this conventional view of quixotism on its ear by detailing how "orthodox," moralizing authors like Samuel Richardson themselves "encouraged quixotism in the reader (15).
Semler; "A Woman's Reason': Aphra Behn Reads Lucretius," by Sophie Tomlinson; "Impressions in the Brain: Malebranche on Women, and Women on Malebranche," by Jacqueline Broad; "Elizabeth I, Patriotism, and the Imagined Nation in Three Eighteenth-Century Plays," by Jennifer Clement; "Liberty and Virtue in Catherine Macaulay's Enlightenment Philosophy," by Karen Green; "'The Link which Unites Man with Brutes': Enlightenment Feminism, Women, and Animals," by Jane Spencer; "Philosophy and Sexual Politics in Mary Astell and Samuel Richardson," by Jocelyn Harris; "A 'Sensible Knave'?
The Goodwin team advising on the transaction included partner Samuel Richardson and associates Patrick Hurley and Mitchell Laufer.
Previous owners of the Grade I-listed castle include Solicitor General Charles Talbot, Samuel Richardson who is credited with introducing the threshing machine to the world of agriculture, and the Crawshays of Cyfarthfa.
Previous owners of the Grade I listed castle include Solicitor General Charles Talbot, Samuel Richardson who is credited with introducing the threshing machine to the world of agriculture, and the Crawshays of Cyfarthfa.
It emerges as a spatial figure for Samuel Richardson, whose generic work takes place both in the text (as narrative signposts for different genres) and about the text (as allegorical signposts that expose the discursive interplay among genres in Pamela).
5, Q Riaz 10, Samuel Richardson 13, Shauna Richardson 4, C Robinson 1, N Rogers 6, J Rogers 14, B Russell 5, J Rutland 10, J Salmon 10, H Scott 14, J Semark 10.
I myself once had the stamina to read from cover to cover not only Sorrentino's Mulligan Stew and Gold Fools but Clarissa, by Samuel Richardson, Molloy, by Samuel Beckett, Finnegans Wake, by James Joyce, Tender Buttons, by Gertrude Stein, Tristram Shandy, by Laurence Sterne, JR, by William Gaddis, Malone Dies, by Samuel Beckett, Time Regained, by Marcel Proust, The Recognitions, by William Gaddis, The Unnamable, by Samuel Beckett, Ulysses, by James Joyce, Sodom and Gomorrah, by Marcel Proust, by Marcel Proust, by Marcel Proust, Flow Chart, by John Ashbery, and huge chunks of both the Mahabharata and the Tyndale Bible.