Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by John Cleland

Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure

John Cleland

212 pages first pub 1748 (editions)

fiction classics erotica reflective slow-paced

Description

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (popularly known as Fanny Hill) is an erotic novelby English novelist John Cleland first published in London in 1748. Written while the author was in debtors' prison in London, it is considered "the first original En...

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Moods

adventurous 39%
funny 36%
reflective 34%
lighthearted 29%
challenging 26%
emotional 19%
informative 14%
dark 12%
hopeful 4%
relaxing 4%
sad 4%
tense 4%
inspiring 2%

Pace

medium 54%
slow 33%
fast 12%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 48% | Plot: 31% | A mix: 14% | N/A: 5%

Strong character development?

No: 50% | It's complicated: 26% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

No: 45% | It's complicated: 33% | Yes: 18% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 73% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 2% | Yes: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 52% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 5%

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2.94

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