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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (1): 121–126.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Susan Carlile Schellenberg Betty . Literary Coteries and the Making of Modern Print Culture: 1740–1790 ( Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. , 2016 ). Pp. 320. $99.99 Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 R e v i e w E s s a y Eighteenth- Century Life Volume 45, Number 1...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Seward’s son- nets, and one each about her critical remarks on Erasmus Darwin and Samuel Johnson. Kairoff argues that Seward deserves to be read as her own person and on her own terms — ​not as the coterie poet known to her contemporaries, or as the Sapphic writer as she has recently been...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 January 2012
... broader cultural politics” (13). Instead, the female coterie forms one half of the dialectic against which literature defined itself (230). A historian, Russell has composed a well-­illustrated study rich in primary texts, both obscure and canonical. She is in dialogue with overlapping work...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Burney family’s inter- Introduction 5 nal dynamics and coteries. Consequently, they view Burney productions as texts stimulated by and produced from within a network of intellectual, professional, and social relationships. To researchers working...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 89–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... solitude, but to a coterie.” —Lord Dudley to Mary Berry, 10 May 18241 Literary historians have devoted considerable effort to the study of individu- als and of groups, but not so much to groups of individuals. This likely reflects the dominance of the novel as a narrative form: the developmental...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 67–70.
Published: 01 January 2009
... capture, and maintain, the right to be king’s printer in Ireland, a royal gift that allowed control of the local trade. True also of Andrew Carpenter’s essay on literature in print, which carefully delineates Dublin court culture, noting the impact of Kinsale on literary production and coterie...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 25–55.
Published: 01 January 2006
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 76–95.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., her gender, and her social standing. She is a transitional figure between manuscript and print, disseminating work in manuscript for much of her life and occasionally dipping into print by accident or design. In her teens, she shared her work with a coterie of other educated girls her age...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 23–27.
Published: 01 September 2010
...-Century Life nodes like the third Earl of Shaftesbury, the Kit-­Cat Club, and Jacob Tonson. This key chapter subtly adjusts our understanding of the Habermasian public sphere: Williams makes a compelling case that Whig writers created a con- sciously modern patronage system—melding coterie...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 98–109.
Published: 01 April 2008
... pen and joining the coterie by becoming a regular journal writer or social critic. It comes as little surprise, then, that “the lady” of The Rambler 10 already knows Samuel Johnson’s name and belongs to his coterie. She is Hester Mulso, a personal acquaintance of Johnson, whom he invited to...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 29–42.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., including Grove and Joseph Standon (a dissenting minister in the West Country). All these poems are dated 1706 and point, therefore, to a coterie exchanging verses in a provincial context many years prior to their appearance in print. The importance of this network...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 83–95.
Published: 01 April 2002
... one that perhaps strikes more narrowly and deeply than Johns’ broad study. According to a Whig history of print culture (one rehearsed by some of the books reviewed here), the elitist world of manuscript writing, dominated by coteries of high-ranking gentlemen...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 41–47.
Published: 01 September 2010
... marketplace outside coterie culture, where “originality” became the mark of marketable dif- ference; between those profiting from this new literary marketplace, through “mechanical” reproduction, and those wishing to protect the cachet of the emerging category of the “literary” by insisting on the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 140–159.
Published: 01 September 2020
... describes Lovelace s obscurity as an aesthetic code, decipherable by the initiated, which galvanizes partisan allies and galls partisan enemies (497). These are coterie, lyric poems, meant to strengthen personal resistance and, in Anselment s words, to bring loyalists together. They do not, like...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 57–80.
Published: 01 September 2012
... seem semipublic, conversational, more of a coterie work. The poem takes on an intertextual relationship with the poems printed immediately before and after it. The point is that shifting contexts and contiguities leave significant traces about the text, and that the meanings implied ought to be...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 142–157.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Occasions had caused. The attribution errors spread throughout The Agreeable Variety (1717) were certainly no deliberate ploy. The Agreeable Variety was an extremely miscellaneous collection, which—combining coterie verse and prose with short extracts from published writers—probably had its...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (2): 91–107.
Published: 01 April 2005
... teenager to a Whig coterie that he belittles on the politi- cal front by comparison with Burke and ridicules on the literary front for its supposedly outdated, pre-Wordsworthian taste in poetry.6 Washington Irving’s much more celebratory account forms part of The Sketch Book of Geoff rey Crayon...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 1–32.
Published: 01 September 2015
... particular individuals. He claims they are members of Samuel Johnson’s literary coterie: James Boswell, Oliver Gold- smith, and Hester Thrale along with the lexicographer himself (figure 5). He does not bother to identify the second woman in the box; in fact, he does not seem to see her at all, so...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 31–56.
Published: 01 September 2012
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 111–142.
Published: 01 April 2012
... in publishing his coterie’s papers, a court practice transferred to the courts of science, by declaring, “His Correspondents are most of them so like himself for Learn- ing and Understanding, that a Man may almost swear they were cast in the same Mold: Indeed he has had a very lucky hit in the...