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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 86–100.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Michael Kassler Queen Charlotte’s account book for part of 1789 is transcribed and annotated for the first time from her manuscript in the Royal Archives. It records payments made during the royal family’s seaside vacation in Wey-mouth and payments made after their return to Windsor. Almost all...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (1): 50–81.
Published: 01 January 2005
... uncertainty as to the evaluation of the events in Paris on 14 July 1789 through the choice of words and details in his article, the account from the English gentleman leaves no doubt that he wants his readers to support the developments wholeheartedly. General Evening Post and St. James’s Chronicle...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (2): 32–47.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Champs-Élyséens, 1789). My thanks to Madelyn Garrett, Curator of Rare Books, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, for photocopying this pamphlet for me. 32. Procès-verbal des derniers états généraux tenus aux enfers, où se trouvent les plaidoyers de l’évêque de Grenoble et de...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 19–27.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of either gender in this period” (211 – 12). Such statements seem to invite debate, even compared with other declarations such as—regarding a work in yet another imposing “masculine” genre—“no book written by a woman between 1660 and 1789 was more impressive or more influential than [Catharine...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 202–224.
Published: 01 September 2002
... resources, London- based writers wrestled with fictional possibilities. Within a year of the land- ing of the First Fleet, at least three accounts of the voyage (of varying degrees of interest and accuracy) were on sale. The first appeared in 1789: The Voyage...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 92–100.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., and 1789 – ​99 continue to demand a vastly more important market share: since 2000 over 1,600 books in English and 1,500 in French have been published, according to WorldCat. Nevertheless, the upsurge of interest in Haiti is striking. 2. The multiple signifiers for the country and city names...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 51–77.
Published: 01 September 2006
... and revisions that make even eighteenth-century references to it nearly impossible to trace.12 In addition, the accounts of Rollin, Bossuet, and Montesquieu vary considerably both from their antique sources and from one another.13 While all three closely resemble each other and Livy in their descrip...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 82–92.
Published: 01 April 2021
... the days with friends and family, carrying her first baby with her wherever she went, snugly tucked into her coat (87). Later, the eldest girl learns to walk with the help of 8 6 Eighteenth-Century Life a go- cart, and learns her letters with a picture book. Indeed, this account is a little- used treasure...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 September 2003
... (with a reduction to six in 1789) seems to have The Perth Literary and Antiquarian Society, ca. 1784–1790 5 created a stable and desirable focus not only for hitherto isolated researchers but also for those miscellaneous individuals in the wider local community who were their interested and inquisitive...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (1): 118–122.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., and with English troops ordered out of the capital. Parliament had been worried by the widespread looting in London in 1688 (parallel to what would happen in Paris in 1789) and by the popular disturbances outside its precincts: Pincus is right on this. His account of the transfer of the Crown is, however...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2002
... account for the overwhelmingly positive response to our call for papers for the Eleventh David Nichol Smith Conference on 26–28 March 2001, hosted jointly by the Humanities Research Centre and the National Library of Australia. The theme of “The Exotic During the Long Eigh...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (2): 96–107.
Published: 01 April 2003
...- ophy of one stripe or another. Perhaps no philosopher is held to exhibit less the mixed nature of humanity and exemplify more the excesses of abstruse philosophy than Immanuel Kant. From Thomas De Quincey’s account of the philosopher’s outrageous bedtime rituals,2 to the stern voice of reason speak...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 139–163.
Published: 01 September 2002
...- tion of the military (Inalcik, “Political,” 129). In 1789 Mahmud Raif Efendi referred to this reformist era as a Nizam-i cedid (new order/new civilization) in a book printed in French by the engineering school of the Ottoman army Tableau des nouveaux règlements de...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 111–127.
Published: 01 April 2000
... expansion (Life, p. 226). The next year saw a return to Linnaeas with the publication and enormous popularity of The Loves of the Plants (1789), the second part of his book-length poem The Botanic Garden (published in both parts in 1791), which made botany and a host of other scientific fields...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 53–84.
Published: 01 April 2013
... once widely known and familiar to those who could afford them, their absence from historical narratives of late eigh- teenth- ­and early nineteenth-­century print culture, the history of the book, and publishing represents a significant gap in accounts of the consumption of printed ephemera.2...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 94–102.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of Petrus Camper (1722– 1789). Amsterdam & Atlanta: Editions Rodopi, 1999. Pp. x + 251. $61. ISBN 90-420-0434-7 Roxann Wheeler. The Complexion of Race: Categories of Difference in Eighteenth-Century British Culture. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2001
... 4/17/01, 4:32 PM 2 pearances (1789), and Mary Berry’s Fashionable Friends (1802), were able to create a space for lesbian representation unavailable in the novel.4 Eighteenth-century comedies, like eighteenth-century novels, rarely end...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 59–72.
Published: 01 April 2017
... and correspondent of Catharine Macaulay. Her exchange of letters with him is one of the more important sources of information that we pos- sess in relation to her French acquaintances in London, as well as for the short trip that she took to Paris in late 1777. About twenty years later, in 1789, La...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 133–143.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Books Received Adams, Edward. Liberal Epic: The Victorian Practice of History from Gibbon to Churchill (Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia, 2011). Pp. x + 322. $39.50 Ahmed, Siraj. The Still Birth of Capital...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 21–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
... [original footnote: see Ovid, Metamorphoses, book 1]. Notes 1. Frank Miller, “Dr. Blacklock’s Manuscripts,” The Scottish Historical Review 10 (1913): 369. The primary biographical sources are Henry Mackenzie, “Some Account of the Life and Writings of Dr. Blacklock,” prefacing Poems by the Late...