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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2016) 40 (2): 1–35.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Janine Barchas; Kristina Straub “Curating Will & Jane” provides an overview of the exhibition, Will & Jane: Shakespeare, Austen, and the Cult of Celebrity , opening at the Folger Shakespeare Library in August 2016. Shakespeare and Austen became literary celebrities roughly 200 years after...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 January 2019) 43 (1): 50–75.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Rachel Mann Through the figures of Jane Barker, a gentlewoman who lived from 1652 to 1732, and whose work was both circulated in manuscripts as well as print, and Robert Hooke, curator to the Royal Society, this essay shows that experimental science and manuscript culture were premised on a...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 January 2018) 42 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... Minor’s primary goal is to redress an incomplete understanding of Pira- nesi’s body of work by considering him as an author as well as an artist. Schol- ars, connoisseurs, curators, and dealers have long treated his striking prints as self-sufficient images. Left out of the equation are the copious...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 September 2011) 35 (3): 81–88.
Published: 01 September 2011
... how properly Edmund and Fanny behave. (47) Edmund’s propriety appears also in his refusal to collect the income from his living while hiring a curate to perform his clerical duties. Nonresident clergy were seen as a disgrace to the church, and Edmund will not be an “absent sig- nifier,” not...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2008) 32 (2): 120–137.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., has something in common with Moxon, whom he knew well. Both worked closely with scientific instru- ments, and both were separated by their work from the leisured gentlemen Crusoe’s Hand     1 2 3 of the Society. Hooke was curator of experiments to the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2017) 41 (2): 3–8.
Published: 01 April 2017
... exhibition, Great Novels of 1814, was curated by Jacqui Grainger to cele­ brate the bicentenary of Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park and three works by her favorite authors published in the same year: Frances Burney’s The Wan- derer, Maria Edgeworth’s Patronage, and Sir Walter Scott’s Waverly. Many...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2009) 33 (2): 64–91.
Published: 01 April 2009
... conservatives and liberals at this time was about the inferior clergy of the established church, especially curates whose incomes were often inadequate. The salience of this debate reflects the fact, demonstrated earlier, that many of the contributors were clergy. Were all clergymen, including poor...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 January 2017) 41 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... In 1716, the Duke of Buckinghamshire composed a two-part adaptation of Julius Cae- sar. The two parts are typical of the revisions that appeared after the 1715 Jacobite Rebellion, countering the Whig revision attributed, probably inac- curately, to Dryden and Davenant, which had celebrated...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2010) 34 (2): 122–129.
Published: 01 April 2010
...). Pp. 269. £60. $99. ISBN 978-1-851-96915-0 Droth, Martina, curator and introduction. Taking Shape: Finding Sculpture in the Decorative Arts (Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2008). Pp. 222. 88 b/w + 115 color ills. 40. ISBN 978-0-892-36963-8 Duncan, Kathryn, ed. Religion in the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 January 2014) 38 (1): 93–101.
Published: 01 January 2014
... notation remarks, “Whatever the original intent, the British Institution’s curators hung her portrait as if to momentarily redirect the gaze of visitors in the Middle Room, through the central archway, back to the portrait of the King on the starting wall.” This seems like a gesture of respect...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2006) 30 (2): 32–47.
Published: 01 April 2006
... October 1788), supplement. 31. Les Mânes de M. de Bon évêque de G. . ., à M. de Br archevéque de S. . (Des Champs-Élyséens, 1789). My thanks to Madelyn Garrett, Curator of Rare Books, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, for photocopying this pamphlet for me. 32. Procès...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2017) 41 (2): 28–42.
Published: 01 April 2017
... clerical-sentimental plot (itself borrowed from Richardson). After all, Pamela’s brother, Joseph Andrews, a comically chaste manservant, is not Joseph Andrews’s central character in the way that Pamela is Pamela’s central character. Instead, the Reverend Abraham Adams—a poor curate—is the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 January 2006) 30 (1): 25–55.
Published: 01 January 2006
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 September 2016) 40 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 September 2002) 26 (3): 181–201.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the duchess of Portland for reject or duplicate “austral” fruits or seeds from those she has obtained from Daniel Solander, botanist on Cook’s recent Endeavour voyage, and curator of her natural history collections (CW, 8:190; 315–16 n. 184). Earlier he had written to...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 September 2003) 27 (3): 31–52.
Published: 01 September 2003
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2017) 41 (2): 105–121.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Gordon, Cato’s Letters (1720–24), ed. Ronald Hamowy, 2 vols. (Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 1995), 1:103. 10.  See, for example, The Curate and Cobler (London: C. Warburton, 1754), 30–32. 11.  Oliver Goldsmith, The Citizen of the World (1760–61), 2 vols. (London: J. Newbery, 1762), 2:189...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 September 2014) 38 (3): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2001) 25 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 April 2001
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Eighteenth-Century Life (1 April 2006) 30 (2): 48–73.
Published: 01 April 2006
... fear of spooks and spirits. Just when he has given himself up for lost, he is rescued by a kindly curate, who assures him that the beings he fears are merely imaginary. So far, Wollstonecraft has followed the original, but then the child reveals the origin of his fears: “To...