- Words: 1235
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: Literature
- Paper #: 96558419
What is truly remarkable about Swift's novel is the fact that the protagonist rarely generates any kind of emotional response to what he encounters, and the adventures that befall him. In this sense, Swift's novel aims at challenging the norms, tradition, mentalities and institutions of English society by attempting to uncover what lies behind them.
Henry Fielding's novel Tom Jones was published in 1749, and is regarded as his most