Samuel Richardson(1689-1761), Novelist
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Novelist and printer; his three novels Pamela, Clarissa Harlowe and Sir Charles Grandison, enjoyed enormous popularity at home and abroad, and brought him a wide circle of friends and correspondents. For many years he printed the Journals of the House of Commons.
by Joseph Constantine Stadler, published by Sir Richard Phillips, after Susanna Duncombe (née Highmore)