Mr. B Speaks! Notes

Francis Hayman, 1742
Illustration from Pamela or
Virtue Rewarded

Mr. B Speaks! is both a satire of literary analysis (as found in the college environment) and a retelling of Pamela by Samuel Richardson, told mostly from the perspective of the rogue hero, Pamela's stalker/ boyfriend/ fiancĂ©/ husband: Mr. B. 

The links below are for notes/ commentary about eighteenth century life corresponding to sections of the novella.