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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 37–55.
Published: 01 January 2022
... of the principal members, Elizabeth Montagu, Elizabeth Carter, and Hester Chapone, underwent a complete transformation by the time she published her father's biography, Memoirs of Dr. Burney (1832), which contains glowing tributes to the group and its members. This essay seeks to explain the radical change...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 25–55.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., Elizabeth Montagu, and Lady Bab thus increased their eff ectiveness and multiplied their power to help the poor and the déclassé fi nd work. It was also in this context that Scott fi rst encountered the Bluestocking Hester Chapone. Mrs. Chapone’s husband had died in 1760, within a year...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (1): 121–126.
Published: 01 January 2021
... and author facilitated multiple reading and writing spheres, which included numerous women. Cen- tral female author Hester Mulso Chapone was initially formed by Richardson s circle, which extensively shared her poetry, but she resisted Richardson s con- trol. It was not until Elizabeth Carter, who...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 8–29.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Thomas Keymer This essay approaches the Jacobite rising of 1745–46 as constituting, by most Enlightenment and modern definitions, a civil war, and considers the implications for poems written during or soon after the rising by William Collins, Hester Mulso (later Chapone), Tobias Smollett...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 9–28.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., and Anne Donnellan, she forms the nucleus of a group of women writers all of interest both in their own right and as correspondents of Richardson. Chapone’s daughter-­in-­law, Hester Mulso Chapone, was at the center of a younger circle that included Susanna High- more, daughter of the painter Joseph...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 23–40.
Published: 01 September 2019
... order of frequency) Madame de Staël, Hester Chapone, François Salvat de Montfort, Jean- Jacques Rousseau, Edward Young, Julien- Louis Geoffroy, Dugald Stewart, Alexander Pope, Gabriel Girard, Samuel Johnson, Thomas Gray, and the Bible. 17. Frances Burney, Consolatory Extracts, . . . c. 1800...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 94–111.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... The £rst appearance in Burney’s journals of any member of the Cam- bridge family occurs on December , when she attended “a very full assembly” at the London residence of her friend Hester Thrale (Frances Burney to Susanna Phillips, December , EJL, ). Amongst the numerous guests were...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2020
..., William Hamilton of Bangour, William Collins, and Hester Mulso (later Chapone). All of this builds toward a dazzling reading of the per- spectival complexity of Tobias Smollett s The Tears of Scotland (1745/46) and Humphry Clinker (1771), where, as Keymer suggests, we —nd the unre- solved ambiguities...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2011
...; poets and authors Thomas Edwards and Edward Young; the Irish clergyman and writer Patrick Delany, and his wife and artist Mary Delany. A set of young female correspondents includes the writers Hester Mulso (later Chapone), Sarah Fielding, and Jane Collier, as well as Susanna Highmore, daughter...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 79–108.
Published: 01 January 2022
... authors” (359). See also Ferguson on Scott's references: “Twenty appear in George Ballard's text and at least two come from the texts of Colley Cibber—Mary Chandler and Anne Killigrew, respectively. From John Duncombe's list come Laetitia Pilkington, Hester Chapone, and Katherine Philips, who appears...