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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Thirty years separates the composition of “Jack and Alice: A Novel,” a tale of unrequited love, officious advice, and grotesque vanity, and Persua- sion, Jane Austen’s last completed novel. Her whole career falls between the years 1787 and 1817. Nevertheless, at these extremes of her artistic...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (2): 77–82.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and opening chapter are a spirited credo that is beautifully enacted in the rest of the book, as Kornbluh examines the architecture of Wuthering Heights , Bleak House , Jude the Obscure , and Alice in Wonderland , each of which is read as realist, in the new way it is defined here: as a formal...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 102–118.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of Correspondence 1 0 9 his day.” 19 Woolf was, as elsewhere, effectively rebutting an essay by Alice Meynell, who seems to have been one of very few critics to have attempted to question the critical focus on Esther Johnson. Her essay, entitled “Mrs. Dingley” and first published in The Spirit...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2010
... viewpoint, and relied on framing devices in his vedute. Two essays serve to widen and specify our understanding of Piranesi. Alice Jarrard considers Piranesi’s relationship to the theater of his day. “Theatricality” is a word often used to describe Piranesi’s prints of architectural fantasies. Generic...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 106–110.
Published: 01 April 2000
... love and fervent adherence to Enlightenment principles, Schaeffer’s vision is doubtless colored by Alice Laborde’s rose-colored glasses. Schaeffer acknowledges his debt to Laborde, whose volumes on Sade as husband and family man project an edifying image d’Epinal.10 Du Plessix Gray’s title aptly...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 158–177.
Published: 01 September 2021
...: Routledge, 2008), 15. 4. See, for example, Lynette Hunter and Sarah Hutton, Women, Science, and Medicine, 1500–1700: Mothers and Sisters of the Royal Society (Gloucestershire: Sutton, 1997). 3. For a review of the literature, see Alice Walters, “Conversation Pieces: Science and Politeness...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (1): 88–96.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of Carroll's Alice in Wonderland fantasies. Did George Grosz leave the influence of Hogarth behind altogether when he emigrated from Germany to the States? As for the glittering array of cartoonists and satirists who arose in the wake of the Depression—H. L. Menken, James Thurber, and Garry Trudeau, among...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of Pamela, see Richardson, Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded [1740], ed. Thomas Keymer and Alice Wakely (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2001), 5 – 10, and 505 – 19. For Henry Fielding’s parody of these letters in Shamela [1741], see “Letters to the Editor,” Joseph Andrews and Shamela, ed. Douglas Brooks-­Davies, rev...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 89–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Montagu, MP (1762-1831). 3.  Alice Adburgham, Silver Fork Society (London: Constable, 1983), 273. 4.  Charlotte Bury, Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the Fourth, 2 vols. (London: Henry Colburn, 1839), 2:178. 5.  Jerome McGann, New Republic of Letters (Cambridge: Harvard Univ...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 14–28.
Published: 01 April 2008
... his sister Alice on 31 August that it all strikes me as amusingly thin & watery — I mean as regards its treatment of the Past. Since coming abroad & seeing relics, monuments &c, I’ve got a strong sense of what a grim old deathly reality it was, & how little worth one’s while...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (2): 66–87.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., Marriage Law, 166–84. 12.  When Mr B concedes that the marriage be performed at his “own little Chapel,” Pamela happily accepts, after having casually inquired whether “it has been consecrated.” Samuel Richardson, Pamela; or Virtue Rewarded (1740), ed. Thomas Keymer and Alice Wakely (Oxford...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 April 2001
... mentions this version of the fashion plate. 51. Alice Morse Earle, ed. The Diary of Anna Green Winslow. A Boston School Girl of 1771 (Bedford: Applewood, 1996), p. 63. She will send “a droll figure of a young lady, in or under, as you please, a tasty head Dress...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (3): 63–84.
Published: 01 September 2023
... Philosophy (1806) and Comprehensive Astronomical and Geographical Class Book (1815) provided material for informal learning as well as for formal schoolroom use at home or in boarding schools or day schools” (237–38). 14. Alice N. Walters, “Conversation Pieces: Science and Politeness in Eighteenth...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2013
...: Clarendon, 1974), 100. 40. See Joan K. Kinnaird, “Mary Astell and the Conservative Contribution to English Feminism,” Journal of British Studies 19 (1979): 53  –  ­79; Ruth Perry, The Celebrated Mary Astell, (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago, 1986); Alice Browne, The Eighteenth-­Century Feminist Mind...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 138–158.
Published: 01 April 2008
... (Octavia-Cleopatra), The Indian Emperour (Almeria-Cydaria) and Jane Shore (Jane-Alice), and the confrontation scene contributed to the popu- larity of the anachronistic plays for generations of theatergoers. In their sensational reenactments, the tragedies were transformed into what John Downes...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Fiction 2 (1990): 93 111. 57. General Evening Post (7 11 July 1771). 58. Henry Fielding, The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling (1749), ed. Thomas Keymer and Alice Wakely (New York: Penguin, 2005), 541, 355. 59. [Erasmus Jones], A Trip through London: Containing Observations of Men and Things (London...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (2): 29–55.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of a printed Indian gown from ca. 1740 (42). 34. On this point, see Thomas, Mercantilism, 160, and Mukerji, From Graven Images, 207 – 08. 35. See Alice Clark, Working Life of Women in the Seventeenth Century, intro. Amy Louise Erickson (1919; rep. London: Routledge, 1992), 93 – 149, on how...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 111–142.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., forthcoming). I would like to thank particularly Manuel Schonhorn, James Delbourgo, Al Coppola, Michael Hunter, Alice Walker, and the anonymous readers of this essay for their helpful advice. 1. William Jardine, “Memoir of Sir Hans Sloane,” The Naturalist’s Library, ed. Sir William Jardine, Bart...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (2): 47–90.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., Letter to Lady Caroline Dawson, Countess of Portarlington, May 1785, in Gleanings from an Old Portfolio, ed. Alice Georgina Carolina Strong Clark, 3 vols. (Edinburgh: privately published, 1895), 2:23 – 24. 22. Horace Walpole, Letter to Mann, 4 January 1745, from The Yale Edition of Horace...