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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 170–186.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Mascha Hansen The correspondence between Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi and a less well-known member of the Burney clan, Frances Burney’s niece Marianne Francis, is remarkable because it reveals how an ambitious young woman struggled to overcome the prejudices against learning in women at the beginning...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (3): 1–36.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of the Dashwood clan was Sir Francis Dashwood (1708-81), second Baronet and Lord Le Despencer, leader of a group of high-profile libertines whose decades of bacchanals earned it the label Hell-Fire Club. At West Wycombe, Sir Francis also designed an emblematic garden, infamous for the ribald features...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 68–88.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Davenant, Nicholas Barbon, and Sir Dudley North argued for free trade and the relaxation of government tariffs, particularly as exercised against luxuries imported by the East India Company. Whig economic writers such as John Locke, John Pollexfen, Sir Francis Brewster, and John Cary continued...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 36–59.
Published: 01 April 2012
... through which Francis Noble and his brother John represented the authorial relationship between Defoe, Roxana , and Moll Flanders between 1775 and 1787 and analyzes these attributions within the larger discourses surrounding the Nobles’ circulating libraries. “Attribution and Repetition” provides...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 57–80.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., Francis Osborne, Sir William Temple, Charles de Sainte-Évremond, John Locke, John Wilson, the Earl of Shaftesbury, Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, and John Gay. It examines examples of miscellanies produced by John Dryden and his publisher Jacob Tonson, by John Dennis and Charles Gildon, and by Pope...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 12–13.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Alexandre Adolphus Clement Francis 1725 – 62...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 15–37.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Inhabitants within the Walls” identi’es a family of Francis Wood, his wife Arabella, and their two daughters Mary and Frances, in the parish of St. Ann Blackfriars.32 Francis Wood paid the land tax in that parish from its inception in until And in April four months after his daughter Frances’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Newton.8 Bolingbroke’s desire to secure his own position and that of the Tory party in the years leading up to the death of Queen Anne led him to engage in secret negotiations with the Jacobites for the restoration of the Old Pretender, James Francis Edward Stuart, on the arrival of George I...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 2018 doi 10.1215/00982601-4261352 Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 130 131 The book’s first chapter brings together Francis Bacon’s writing on the Union of Crowns and Daniel...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (3): 95–109.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Marsha Keith Schuchard Péter Róbert , general ed., and Snoek Jan A. M. Révauger Cécile , eds. British Freemasonry, 1717–1813 ( London : Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group , 2016 ), 5 vols. $875 hardcover. $612 eBook Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 181–188.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., Greece, 59 Geldermalsen, 36 Ars moriendi, 32, 61, 62, 74 Boyer, Abel: History of King William III, Ath, siege of, 78 60, 61 Athenian spirit, 4 Buchanan, George: Atterbury, Francis, Dean of Carlisle, 75 Trumbull...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (1): 75–94.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Ashley Cooper, the third Earl of Shaftesbury, and Francis Hutcheson, asserted that benevolence is an inborn and com- pletely altruistic behavior that cannot be motivated by self- interest.8 In con- trast, John Locke argued moral qualities like benevolence are not innate and must be learned through...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 April 2015
...David A. Brewer DeRochi Jack D. and Ennis Daniel J. ., eds. Richard Brinsley Sheridan: The Impresario in Political and Cultural Context . ( Lewisburg : Bucknell Univ. , 2013 ). Pp. xi + 307 21 ills. $90 Taylor David Francis . Theatres of Opposition: Empire, Revolution...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 142–157.
Published: 01 January 2017
... to identify which works in a miscellany had been written by a particular poet often faced considerable difficulties. In the preface to The Works of the Most Celebrated Minor Poets (1749), Francis Cogan outlined the nature of this challenge. To establish the oeuvres of those writers he wished...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 January 2000
... + 171. $55. ISBN 1-85196-267-0 Clark, Geoffrey. Betting on Lives: The Culture of Life Insurance in England, 1695- 1775 (Manchester & N.Y.: Univ. of Manchester, 1999). Pp. xiv + 241. $69.95. ISBN 0-7190-5675-6. Dist. in USA by St. Martin’s Press. Cogliano, Francis D. Revolutionary America...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 96–115.
Published: 01 January 2017
... In any case, this connection of Anne with her eas- ily swayed uncle is only the first time the poem undermines her authority, and only the first time it asks the reader to hold two Stuarts in their mind simultaneously. The “apparent Danger” here is a punning reference to her brother, James Francis...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 134–147.
Published: 01 September 2016
... scholar, Paulson can draw an extended contrast between Turner and Constable as landscape painters in one book, and take up the visual comedy of Rowlandson in another, while his articles address modern painters as disparate as Balthus, Jasper Johns, and Francis Bacon.1 Paulson has led the way...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 188–207.
Published: 01 January 2011
... is not usually associated with Tonson’s, although they were clearly firm friends, and, indeed, it appears nowhere else in Tonson’s correspondence; this is not unusual, particularly for the earliest surviving letters of Tonson’s career. Similarly, Aphra Behn and Francis Atterbury are among those...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 31–52.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of this masquerading Age.”60 It was the concrete, local symbol of ECL24304-031-Pritchard.jm 43 1/1/01, 8:30 AM 44 1. Frontispiece to [Francis Hawkins], New Additions unto Youths Behaviour as also A Discourse upon some Innova...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (1): 66–102.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Catholics in London. Some lawyers had close connections with prominent Catholic families: Adam Colclough and his friend Peter Sexton undertook much work on behalf of the Kenmares, while Sexton’s 76   Eighteenth-Century Life nephew, Matthew Duane, acted for the Fingalls, and Francis Garvan...