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Eighteenth-Century Contexts

Historical Inquiries in Honor of Phillip Harth

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • 18th Century English Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Europe,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 18th century,
  • English literature,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literature and history

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHoward J. Weinbrot (Editor), Peter J. Schakel (Editor), Stephen E. Karian (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10317098M
    ISBN 100299174808
    ISBN 109780299174804

    Eighteenth – Century Women Poets and Their Poetry: Inventing Agency, Inventing Genre. It is no exaggeration to say that Paula R. Backscheider’s Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry: Inventing Agency, Inventing Genre does for eighteenth-century women’s poetry what has been done for women’s novels over the last two decades or so by scholars including Ros Ballaster, Terry. The book goes on to explore sensibility's location of psychological response in physical structures. Van Sant invokes eighteenth-century debates about the relative status of sight and touch in epistemology and psychology, as a context for discussing the "man of feeling," a spectator who .

      Hazel Wilkinson is a Birmingham Fellow at the University of Birmingham, where she lectures on eighteenth-century literature. She has published articles and book chapters on subjects including eighteenth-century literature, typography, and the history of the book trade, and is currently an editor on The Oxford Edition of the Writings of Alexander Pope (forthcoming).Author: Hazel Wilkinson. All sorts of tables and indexes, which make the wealth of information available in this compendium very easy to find, conclude the volume. Charles A. Porter Yale University Maaja A. Stewart. Domestic Realities and Imperial Fictions: Jane Austen's Novels in Eighteenth-Century Contexts. Georgia: University of Georgia Press, xi + pp.

    WOMEN AND ENLIGHTENMENT IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY BRITAIN During the long eighteenth century, ideas of society and of social progress were first fully investigated. These investigations took place in the contexts of economic, theological, historical and literary writings which paid unprecedented attention to the place of by:   1. General and Prose. Summing up the developments in eighteenth-century literary studies in , Devon Loosey’s SEL (51[] –) ‘Restoration and Eighteenth Century’ survey reviews an impressive number of recent publications in eighteenth-century studies. Loosey opens on a somewhat pessimistic note, remarking on the effects that current funding restrictions and the Author: Kerri Andrews.


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A Companion to the Eighteenth-century Novel furnishes readers with a sophisticated vision of the eighteenth-century novel in its political, aesthetic, and moral contexts.

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J. Paul Hunter is Barbara E. and Richard J. Franke Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago. He is the author of The Reluctant Pilgrim: Defoe’s Emblematic Method and Quest for Form in Robinson Crusoe; Occasional Form: Henry Fielding and the Chains of Circumstance; and Before Novels: The Cultural Contexts of Eighteenth-Century English : J.

Paul Hunter. This volume presents a comprehensive exploration of the sentimental novel in the eighteenth century, beginning with its origins in the so-called amatory fiction of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Chapters from leading scholars combine the various aspects and contexts of the genre, from politics, slavery, women writers.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online containsprinted works comprising more than 26 million scanned facsimile pages of English-language and foreign-language titles printed in the United Kingdom between the years and While the majority of works in ECCO are in the English language, researchers will also discover a rich vein of works printed in Dutch, French, German, Italian.

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By making this material more widely available, Women in the Eighteenth Century complements the current upsurge in feminist writing on eighteenth-century literary history and offers students the opportunity to make their own rereadings of literary texts and their ideological by: During the long eighteenth century, ideas of society and of social progress were first fully investigated.

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From the Oxford University Studies in The Enlightenment series: Melissa Percival and Muriel Adrien, eds., Fancy in Eighteenth-Century European Visual Culture (Liverpool: Voltaire Foundation in association with Liverpool University Press, ), pages, ISBN:£65 / $ Fancy in the eighteenth century was part of a rich semantic network, connecting wit, whimsicality.

New Contexts for Eighteenth-Century British Fiction is a collection of thirteen essays honoring Professor Jerry C. Beasley, who retired from the University of Delaware in The essays, written by friends, collaborators and former students, reflect the scholarly interests that defined Professor Beasley's career and point to new directions of Brand: University of Delaware Press.

Paul Hunter is Barbara E. and Richard J. Franke Professor Emeritus at the University of Chicago. He is the author of The Reluctant Pilgrim: Defoe's Emblematic Method and Quest for Form in Robinson Crusoe; Occasional Form: Henry Fielding and the Chains of Circumstance; and Before Novels: The Cultural Contexts of Eighteenth-Century English Fiction.

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Weinbrot, Peter J. Schakel, and.The publication aims to fill a niche among journals of eighteenth-century literature and culture and seeks to publish innovative studies of the poetry of the eighteenth century and its contexts. Each volume explores the poetry of the period in the light of the history of ideas, genre, social and cultural history, book history, the publishing.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (viii, pages).

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