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Richardson, Samuel

Line breaks: Sam¦uel Rich¦ard|son
Pronunciation: /ˈrɪtʃəds(ə)n
 
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Definition of Richardson, Samuel in English:

( 1689–1761), English novelist. His first novel Pamela (1740-1), entirely in the form of letters and journals, popularized the epistolary novel. He experimented further with the genre in Clarissa Harlowe (1747-8).

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