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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 73–88.
Published: 01 April 2017
... development. In opposition to Rousseau, she argues for the importance of rational education for women to develop their true potential. To examine this contrast further, I conclude by examining “Catherine Macaulay Graham,” among the most revealing statements of Hays's rationalist feminism. Through comparing...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 94–111.
Published: 01 April 2018
... full of agitation, so rarely quiet; so frequently replete with distress—confusion—suspence … even torture.” This paper examines Burney’s shifting, sometimes turbulent, relationship with the members of the Cambridge family—Richard Owen and his wife Mary Trenchard; their daughters Charlotte, Catherine...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 23–40.
Published: 01 September 2019
... commonplace book, “Consolatory Extracts occasioned by the tragic death of her sister Susan Phillips in January 1800,” which reveals her protracted process of mourning through her appropriation of extracts from A Series of Letters Between Mrs. Elizabeth Carter and Miss Catherine Talbot, from the year 1741...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 30–63.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Catherine Craft-Fairchild Maria Edgeworth, in her novel Harrington (1817), was one of the first proponents of religious and cultural tolerance of the small but growing Jewish population in Great Britain. Edgeworth suggested that the best method of counteracting the irrational biases reinforced...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 92–96.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Catherine Levesque Radisich Paula , Pastiche, Fashion, and Galanterie in Chardin's Genre Subjects: Looking Smart . ( Newark : Univ. of Delaware , 2014 ). Pp. xi + 193. 48 ills . $75 Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Review Essay...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Catherine Fleming In his novels and pamphlets, Henry Fielding promotes a hierarchical structure that suppresses the common people. But his writings, especially his novel Joseph Andrews , his pamphlets, the 1749 A True State of the Case of Bosavern Penlez and the 1751 Enquiry into the Causes...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 January 2014
...,” affirming the Russian monarch’s radiance, but also that “the plots and characters, as remote as they were, served the immediate political and social goals of the empire” (49). Naroditskaya goes on to dis- cuss Ippolit Bogdanovich’s Slaviane (1787) and Catherine the Great’s The Early Reign of Oleg...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 116–134.
Published: 01 April 2001
... for Williams how in Dickens’ urban imagery, “the most evident inhabitants of cities are buildings…where the house and the life being lived in it are undistinguishable” (pp. 156–57). In con- trast, a visit to a nearby Regent’s Park neighborhood in Catherine Gore’s novel...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 125–129.
Published: 01 September 2014
... assumes readers’ awareness of the real-world sights presumably seen by the fictional Catherine during her carriage rides with the obnoxious John Thorpe, sights such as the late Ralph Allen’s mansion, Prior Park, and his imposing folly, Sham Castle. Though Austen does not mention Prior Park...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (1): 98–102.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Vincent Carretta Adams Catherine Pleck Elizabeth H. . Love of Freedom: Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England ( New York : Oxford Univ. , 2010 ). Pp. xi + 265. 10 ills . $21.95 paper Chater Kathleen . Untold Histories: Black People in England...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 59–72.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., and was very curious about the English Parliament.12 La Rochefoucault was also charged with bringing Walpole copies of a correspondence between Madame de Choiseul, Vol- taire, and Deffand. Later, when La Rochefoucault had returned to Paris, Catherine Macaulay’s French Connections 6 1...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (2): 88–92.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Dallin Lewis dallin.lewis@svu.edu Catherine Ingrassia . Domestic Captivity and the British Subject, 1660–1750 ( Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia , 2022 ). Pp. x + 301. $39.50 . Copyright 2024 by Duke University Press 2024 The sky darkens outside the window while...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 133–148.
Published: 01 January 2011
... contemporary Catherine Talbot, however, struggled with the obligation and requirements of letter writing and sought to revert to the pattern of the formal letter: My device is neither more or less than this, instead of a letter, to send you somewhat like a Dodsley’s Memorandum Book, to write...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 April 2018
...- bution to several specižc želds of inquiry. The žrst is the history of the fam- ily: with reference to Gallagher’s “holders and producers of ‘cultural capi- tal we aspire to answer the call made by Leonore Davido† and Catherine Hall to consider the family as “the crucible from which more formal rela...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 76–79.
Published: 01 September 2015
... have been exciting to compare Longinus with Lucretius, and perhaps to have engaged with Catherine Wilson’s recent history of the recep- tion of Epicureanism, in which she suggests, with considerable plausibility, that the Critique of Judgment was a worried attempt to deal with the currency...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 12–13.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... m. c. 1745 Esther Burney (See left) Catherine (See right...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (1): 66–102.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Plunket (1639–84), the third Earl of Fingall, was one of the most important Catholic agents; while he disappeared from public life after the 1660s, his wife, Marga- ret McCarthy, remained in London.7 The Countess of Fingall began a long association with Charles II’s queen, Catherine of Braganza...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (2): 122–129.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., 1760  –  1830 (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 2009). Pp. ix + 235. $99. ISBN 978-0-521-89514-9 Findlan, Paula, Wendy Wassyng Roworth, and Catherine M. Sama, eds. Italy’s Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of  the Grand Tour (Stanford: Stanford Univ., 2009). Pp. xii + 490...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 120–125.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Northanger Abbey — ​using heavier outlines, more iconic features, and darker colors — ​her perky style cannot conjure up the Gothic of Catherine’s visions. Even so, Lee’s architectural realism energetically animates the Bath section of that novel. In all four cases, Butler distills Austen’s plot...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 102–106.
Published: 01 January 2014
... involvement in a messy midcentury world of professional authorship in which originality consisted in altering, translating, and reworking preexist- ing materials. The texts in question are The Case of the Unfortunate Bosavern Penlez (1749); the Case of Catherine Vizzani (1751), which translates and com...