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Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding is considered one of the founders of the English novel, thanks mostly to his best-known work, 1749's Tom Jones (The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling). A comfortably upper-class English…

Lincoln's Inn Fields

London. Henry Lacy, Earl of Lincoln, built an inn (mansion) here in the 14th century. The ground belonged to the Black Friars, but was granted by Edward I. to Lacy. Later, one of the bishop…

David Dudley FIELD

FIELD, David Dudley, a Representative from New York; born in Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn., February 13, 1805; educated by private tutors; was graduated from Williams College, Williamstown, M…

Richard Stockton FIELD

Senate Years of Service: 1862-1863Party: RepublicanFIELD, Richard Stockton, (grandson of Richard Stockton [1730-1781] and nephew of Richard Stockton [1764-1828]), a Senator from New Jersey; bor…

Lewis Fields LINN

Senate Years of Service: 1833-1843Party: Jacksonian; DemocratLINN, Lewis Fields, (brother-in-law of James Hugh Relfe, half-brother of Henry Dodge, uncle of Augustus Caesar Dodge), a Senator fro…

Field of the Cloth of Gold

The plain, near Guisnes, where Henry VIII. had his interview with Francois I. in 1520; so called from the splendour and magnificence displayed there on the occasion. Source: Dictionary of …

Field

(Anglo-Saxon, feld.) In agricultural parlance, a field is a portion of land belonging to a farm. In huntsman's language, it means all the riders. In heraldry, it means the entire surface o…

Fielding

The Fièlding of the drama. George Farquhar, author of the Beaux' Stratagem, etc. (1678-1707.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894FierabrasField of the Forty…

Fielding

Put OutsDelgado, Tor1519Konerko, Chi1276Mientkiewicz, Min1263Ja. Giambi, Oak1224Olerud, Sea1211Thome, Cle1177Martinez, NY1144Posada, NY1003Diaz, Cle959Sweeney, KC945AssistsGonzalez, Tor509Easl…

Fielding

Put OutsSexson, Mil1356Lee, Phi1332Helton, Col1303Bagwell, Hou1291Stevens, Mon1287Lee, Fla1271Zeile, NY1184Young, Pit1154Casey, Cin1145Klesko, SD1135AssistsCabrera, Mon514Sanchez, Atl479Hernan…