1-20 of 105 Search Results for


Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (1): 113–118.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Bridget Keegan Edson Michael , ed., Annotation in Eighteenth-Century Poetry ( Bethlehem : Lehigh Univ. , 2017 ). Pp. xxxv + 241 . $95 Copyright 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 R e v i e w E s s a y Eighteenth- Century Life Volume 44, Number 1, January 2020 doi 10.1215...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (3): 76–84.
Published: 01 September 2007
...-928481-4; vol. 4, Pp. 680. £85. ISBN 0-19-928482-2 Duke University Press 2007 Review Essay Annotated Immortality: Lonsdale’s Johnson Philip Smallwood University of Central England...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 216–260.
Published: 01 April 2023
FIGURES | View All (5)
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 56–62.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Philip Smallwood Julian Ferraro and Paul Baines , ed. The Poems of Alexander Pope , vol. 1 , Longman Annotated English Poets ( London : Routledge , 2019 ). Pp. xxv + 750. £ 165 . Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 R e v i e w E s s a y Eighteenth- Century Life...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 3–13.
Published: 01 April 2008
... for a new edition of Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson writes that “the observation of faults and beauties is one of the duties of an annotator.” However, he goes on to add, “I have never observed that man- kind was much delighted or improved by . . . asterisks, commas, or double commas; of which the only...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 29–50.
Published: 01 January 2011
... were more like an epistolary novel than a typical letter collection, I had to decide what to do about footnotes. If I annotated my letters, as is customary with letter collections, the novelistic 32 Eighteenth-Century Life qualities would be compromised. If I did not footnote the letters...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (1): 115–135.
Published: 01 January 2004
... are conscientiously annotated or compiled to give variant versions of the same dish, they simulate pedagogic conversation, as if information had been sought and recorded based on the needs of a specific person. They do not feel aimed at some hypothetical, necessarily general reader, but instead seem tailored...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 118–124.
Published: 01 September 2014
... wood blockbuster, he can finally lay claim to a fully annotated, scholarly edition of his collected works. The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Samuel Richardson (CEWSR), guided by Thomas Keymer and Peter Sabor as general editors, is the first-ever annotated edition of this author’s complete...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 110–119.
Published: 01 April 2013
... J The appearance of volume 1 of the Cambridge Works of Swift provides us with a learned, judicious, richly annotated text of A Tale of a Tub. In Hey Presto!, Hugh Ormsby-­Lennon offers a dizzying and difficult, but unquestionably important, revisionary interpretation of Swift’s bewildering...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 111–114.
Published: 01 September 2014
...–1763 from the only previous edition, the lightly annotated text edited by F. A. Pottle (first published in the USA by McGraw-Hill and in the UK by Heinemann), this version will appear to be in many ways a new book. The 1950 edition was prepared for—and found— a wide general readership...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Swift s works dating back more than half a century, the aim of the Cambridge Edition of the Works of Jon- athan Swift is not only to revise their texts and commentaries in the light of more recent scholarship, but also to provide the first fully annotated scholarly edition ever undertaken of Swift s...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 73–102.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Women’s Reading in Britain:1750–1835. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Pp. 300. $59.95. ISBN 0-521-58439- 6 Janine Barchas with Gordon D. Fulton. The Annotations in Lady Bradshaigh’s Copy of “Clarissa.” English Literary Studies, University...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 January 2001
... by Palgrave. Lettres édifiantes et curieuses des Jésuites de l’Inde au dix-huitième siècle, présenté et annoté par Isabelle et Jean-Louis Vissière. Société Française d’Étude du XVIIIe Siècle (Saint-Étienne: Univ. de Saint-Etienne, 2000). Pp. 201. Fr 100 paper...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (1): 73–113.
Published: 01 January 2010
... historical, literary, and linguistic annotations. Although the cost of the edition puts it beyond the reach of most readers, and more afford- able paperbacks, including Southam’s Students’ Guide, will likely remain stan- dard in college classrooms, the Cambridge edition will be a valuable reference...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 January 2014
... private transactions or opinions, nor to any state affairs of any kind” (1:1 – ​­2), but, as Peter Sabor’s annotation of this passage suggests, Burney’s journal chronicling her five years at the court of King George III did just that, and more. The recently published editions of the first two...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 188–215.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., especially if we extend the inquiry beyond the Romantic era and into the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 2 (An annotated bibliography of their work is included as a supplement to this essay.) Subsequent authors share key themes and techniques with Falconer, who, through his stylistically...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 105–108.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., edited by Brack et al., now in progress, and by The Letters of Tobias Smol- lett, edited by Lewis M. Knapp (Oxford Univ., 1970). As James G. Basker, the principal editor of Roderick Random, notes in the preface to this new edition, his own work on annotating the novel began some twenty years...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (3): 142–149.
Published: 01 September 2009
... interpretation. For this paperback edi- tion, the editors have abbreviated the annotations that, in the Florida edition, filled around 200 pages of endnotes. The Hackett edition adopts the style of “student/­reader-friendly” footnotes and still manages to weigh in at just over 250 pages, so obviously...
Journal Article
Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 119–124.
Published: 01 January 2013
... propositions are not borne out in the particulars of the edition. Headnotes to individual lives concentrate on sources and composi- tion. Annotation is very light, its main purpose to record echoes of Johnson’s ideas in his other works and the works of others, but it does so unsystemati- cally: “Notes...