The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett

This novel is a humorous epistolary narrative, told through a series of letters, that follows the adventures of the Bramble family as they travel throughout England and Scotland. The family's travels are filled with a variety of comical incidents, and their encounters with different people and places provide a satirical commentary on 18th century British society. The novel also explores themes of class, romance, and the contrast between city and country life.

The 814th greatest book of all time


Published
1771
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
300-400
Words
104,000
Original Language
English

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