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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 1–42.
Published: 01 April 2000
...Frans De Bruyn The College of William & Mary 2000 1 Reading Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid: An Emblem Book of the Folly of Speculation in the Bubble Year 1720 Of the many polemical...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 100–110.
Published: 01 September 2014
...William Noblett This article examines one aspect of crime in the London book trade. It deals with the theft of paper, blank, printed, and manuscript, from seventeen members of the trade and discusses how the thieves attempted to sell the paper to other London tradesmen, primarily cheesemongers...
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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 (2021) 45 (1): 105–109.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Jennie Batchelor Williams Abigail . The Social Life of Books: Reading Together in the Eighteenth-Century Home ( New Haven : Yale Univ. , 2017 ). Pp. ix + 352 . 57 ills. $40 Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 R e v i e w E s s a y Eighteenth- Century Life Volume 45...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 134–158.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Ashley Cataldo Throughout the eighteenth century, the oblong octavo format had a specific variety of uses. Held horizontally, oblong books were almost exclusively used for printed and manuscript music, and printed music books frequently contain manuscript additions by amateur musicians, as well...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 183–216.
Published: 01 January 2024
... Peters archive studies manuscript circulation print and periodical culture textual recovery 35. Joseph Rezek, “The Print Atlantic: Phillis Wheatley, Ignatius Sancho, and the Cultural Significance of the Book,” Early African American Print Culture , ed. Cohen and Stein, 19 – 39, especially 22...
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 1. Locke's commonplace book index, printed in Locke, A New Method of Making Common-Place-Books . . . To Which Is added Something from Monsieur Le Clerc, relating to the same Subject , trans. from French (London: J. Greenwood, 1706), Huntington Library, RB 470934. Courtesy More
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 2. Index from the print/manuscript commonplace book of R. King in A New Common- Place Book, in which the Plan Recommended and Practiced by John Locke, Esq., is enlarged and improved , 3rd ed. (Cambridge: John Nicolson, 1783), Huntington, HM 79057. Courtesy of the Huntington Library, San More
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 3. Excerpt from the print/manuscript commonplace book of R. King in A New Common-Place Book, in which the Plan Recommended and Practiced by John Locke, Esq., is enlarged and improved (Cambridge: John Nicolson, 1783), Huntington, HM 79057. Courtesy of the Huntington Library, San Marino More
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Figure 4. Excerpt from the print/manuscript commonplace book of R. King in A New Common-Place Book, in which the Plan Recommended and Practiced by John Locke, Esq., is enlarged and improved (Cambridge: John Nicolson, 1783), Huntington, HM 79057. Courtesy of the Huntington Library, San Marino More
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 5. John Bacon, Medical commonplace book of John Bacon (1775), FEM, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles, Biomed History and Special Collections Cage Manuscripts, Franklin E. Murphy, M.D. Collection, Ms. Coll. no 618. More
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Figure 6. Thomas Cushing Receipt Book (1795 – 98). Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society. More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2024
...Alexis Chema; Betty A. Schellenberg Chema@uchicago.edu schellen@sfu.ca Copyright 2024 by Duke University Press 2024 This special issue of Eighteenth-Century Life on the manuscript book is, first and foremost, a celebration of the sheer vitality, variety, and cultural...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (1): 130–138.
Published: 01 January 2003
... The College of William & Mary 2003 ECL27108-booksrec.q4.jw 4/14/03 4:42 PM Page 130 Books Received Aarsleff, Hans, ed. Condillac: Essay on the Origin of Human Knowledge. Cambridge Texts in the History...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (1): 109–123.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Duke University Press 2005 Books Received Allan, David. Philosophy and Politics in Later Stuart Scotland: Neo-Stoicism, Culture, and Ideology in an Age of Crisis, 1540 – 1690 (East Linton, Scotland: Tuckwell, 2000). Pp. 254. $31.95. ISBN 1-86232-125-6...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 January 2000
... 2000 114 BOOKS RECEIVED Barney, Richard A. Plots of Enlightenment: Education and the Novel in Eighteenth- Century England (Stanford: Stanford Univ., 1999). Pp. xii + 402. $49.50. ISBN 0-8047-2978-6 Bédoyère, Guy de la. Particular Friends...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 128–130.
Published: 01 April 2000
... The College of William & Mary 2000 128 BOOKS RECEIVED Backscheider, Paula R., ed. Revising Women: Eighteenth-Century “Women’s Fiction” and Social Engagement (Baltimore & London: Johns Hopkins Univ., 2000). Pp. xv + 273. $39.95. ISBN 0-8018-6236-1...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 112–126.
Published: 01 September 2000
... The College of William & Mary 2000 BOOKS RECEIVED Alder, Ken. Engineering the Revolution: Arms and Enlightenment in France, 1763– 1815 (1997; Princeton: Princeton Univ., 1999). Pp. xvi + 476. $22.95 paper...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 January 2001
... The College of William & Mary 2001 Books Received Bailey, Colin B. Jean Baptiste Greuze: “The Laundress.” Getty Museum Studies on Art (Los Angeles: Getty Museum, 2000). Pp. 92. 37 b&w ills.; 37 color. Paper...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 103–113.
Published: 01 September 2001
... 2001 Books Received Adams, Christine. A Taste for Comfort and Status: A Bourgeois Family in Eighteenth- Century France (University Park: Pennsylvania State Univ., 2000). Pp. x + 292. $65; $19.95. ISBN 0-271-01955-7...