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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 111–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Luisa Calè In “A Friendly Gathering: The Social Politics of Presentation Books and their Extra-Illustration in Horace Walpole’s Circle,” Lucy Peltz plays with the technical and metaphorical senses of “gathering” to reflect on the materiality and sociability of altered books in the Strawberry Hill...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., especially as ephemera enter into hybrid relationships with the bound codex, as part of the process of extra- illustration, or are given shape in the form of a book such as a pocket diary. While the addition of extra illustrations to a book complicates the dynamics of the medium amplified through...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 216–220.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the effects of new technologies on book production and the vogue for extraillustration in the early nineteenth century. There are, inevitably, oversights. Elizabeth Montagu is promoted to Lady Elizabeth, the art critic Panofsky can be Irwin or Erwin, and David Hume is rechristened Robert — lapses...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2023
... is well known for having provided the inspiration for Granger's Biographical History of England from Egbert the Great to the Revolution (1769), which in turn itself fueled a rage for both print collecting and extra illustration. Figure 3. From George Vertue, Jacobus Houbraken, and Thomas Birch...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 136–157.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and disposal. Many that do survive were acquired by collectors such as Narcissus Luttrell and later Richard Bull (ca. 1725 80) to serve as illustrations of historical events, and were carefully pre- served, in Bull s case as inserted extra- illustrations in printed histories of the period.32 Many...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 53–84.
Published: 01 April 2013
... of illustrative material is poor; similarly, the digitized image does not allow scholars to examine the books’ materiality, their often ornate bindings, palimpsests, and extraillustration. To make matters worse, cata- Eighteenth-Century Life Volume 37, Number 2...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (2): 23–64.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Eighteenth-Century Life 59. T. Heptinstall reuses Creswick’s engravings for his London edition of 1797. The NLS holds a copy of the Heptinstall edition that is extra-illustrated and not only contains R. H. Laurie’s engraved plates of designs by Isaac Cruikshank, but also the four original...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 135–157.
Published: 01 September 2021
... and Material Culture in the Eighteenth Century (London: Bloomsbury, 2021), especially 123–60; and Lucy Peltz, Facing the Text: Extra-Illustration, Print Culture, and Society in Britain, 1769–1840 (San Marino: Huntington Library, 2017). 26. Alnwick Castle, DNP: MS 121/26, f.19–20. 25. Alnwick...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (2): 1–35.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., “Alberta H. Burke, Austen Omnivore.” 14.  The Burkes’ well-worn and extra-illustrated copy of Geoffrey Keynes’s Jane Austen: A Bibliography (London: Nonesuch, 1929) belongs to the A. and H. Burke Collection, Goucher College, Baltimore. The Folgers’ annotated James Orchard Halliwell-Phillips’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 94–98.
Published: 01 September 2010
... number of applicants: the Foundling Hospital adopted a lottery, and let unsuccessful mothers apply again and again until they succeeded, while the Refuge created an extra “Temporary Refuge” to cater for those they were unable to accommodate. Although the editors of these two volumes provide some...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (2): 102–107.
Published: 01 April 2011
...- ary for mourning apparel, supplementary decoration was unusual: the vibrant, naturalistic embroidery panels, raised with padding to gain an extra dimen- sion, would have made Delany’s mantua a subtly exquisite piece to wear. While the embroidery itself may not be Delany’s own work, Browne...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 88–93.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook (London: Allen Lane, 2003). 3. James Cook, The Journals of Captain James Cook on His Voyages of Discovery, vol. 3: The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776  – 1780, ed. J. C. Beaglehole, The Hakluyt Society Extra Series 36 (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 124–129.
Published: 01 January 2018
... in the work of eighteenth-century writers. Both digital platforms thus offer new modes of engagement that speak to their respective critical goals. They are not just places for sharing extra material; rather, the platforms serve as complements for thinking and interacting with the arguments...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (1): 115–135.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., possibly because he assumes that readers know how to roast or stew. Of course, any such assumption would confute the idea that one can skip apprenticeship (or any extra-textual source of culinary advice) and learn directly from The Accomplisht Cook.6 May’s idea of comprehensive disclosure...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 81–88.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., that fits her poorly for the temporary return to her noisy family in Portsmouth, late in the novel. “There is no ambiguity,” Scheuermann argues, “about the fact that wealth is good. Wealth should be used in the furtherance of morality, and to sacrifice other values simply in pursuing an extra-­huge...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 56–62.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... The new gathering can thereby suggest extra- generic connections between the Essay and, say, Pope s Ode for Musick. The proximity invites us to explore contexts beyond the usual, raises questions at an imaginative and conceptual level, and enables us to see both poems differently. The only potential...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 April 2015
... cannot get our arms around the subject of extra-canonical satire without the print-based journalism that had no real precedent in Augustan Rome. The Practice of Satire argues reasonably enough that it is a mistake to iden- tify the writings of Pope and Swift with a century’s worth of satire...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (3): 76–96.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., namely its format, layout, and typography, that until the late twentieth century were generally considered extra-textual?1 Our example is a canonical one: Thomas Percy’s Reliques of Ancient English Poetry (London, 1765). Obviously, this book must be central to dis...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (1): 133–147.
Published: 01 January 2021
..., identity, and character to be established in the later analyses of novels. In any case, for Boyle, texture names the primary qualities of corpuscles, and it includes mechanical aspects like size and shape, but also extra- mechanical qualities like stickiness. Corpuscular texture does not necessarily...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 158–178.
Published: 01 January 2017
... a straightforward case of traduced literary merit. Johnson’s suggesting Blackmore to the booksellers as an extra inclusion for the Lives suggests that his stock had fallen by the 1770s.26 His appear- ances in anthologies were infrequent. He is cited in the DMI forty-eight times: twenty-nine...