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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 43–63.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Laura L. Runge The College of William & Mary 2001 Beauty and Gallantry: A Model of Polite Conversation Revisited “None but the brave deserves the fair...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (2): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Royal Dictionary (Lon- don, 1699) and the The Compleat French Master for Ladies and Gentlemen (London, 1694)— among other titles— published three of Abelard and Heloise’s letters in a collection entitled Choice Letters of Gallantry and Friendship, French and English: Collected out of the Most...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 43–58.
Published: 01 April 2017
... gambling addiction has cost him (53–55). So, he first attempts to use a kind of commercial activity in expressing a kind of chivalry or “gallantry” (30–31). Then, giving up chivalric pretenses, he simply tries to make money, albeit in a capitalistically dubious fashion, as Justine Crump remarks...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 111–115.
Published: 01 January 2009
... futility of conflict. Plax argues that Watteau’s paintings, in the face of repeated military defeats, helped construct an alternative model of heroism in which the viewer could take pride in the French soldier’s grace and gallantry, and his sensible choice to make belle retraite an alternative to...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 January 2011
... purposefully for inclusion in the extended 1698 edition. The image of Behn as a correspondent was enforced by yet another posthumously printed text that employed Behn’s name in an authorial capacity. Familiar Letters of Love, Gallantry, and several Occasions (1718) incorporates several letters...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2001
... trifles of Gallantry. (p. 186) We can link the two moments—the disclosure of the letter and the advo- cacy of prostitution—as part of a movement toward rendering the illicit both attractive and available to a large group of consumers. Antonett’s pronouncements take...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., including one for whose widow he has gathered money. Bickerstaff considers it an “honest Representation” of the typical poor soldier’s “chearful heart,” and of the gallantry of those in the “Heap” of an army, who have the same regard to fame as those above them, although their fame exists in the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 30–50.
Published: 01 September 2020
.... Swift pulls the veils away from her court reputation . . . [for] love and gallantry to reveal three furies . . . hidden in her breast: sordid avarice, disdainful pride, and ungovernable rage (8). Lord of the Treasury Sidney Godolphin could step o³ the pages of histoire galante, profess[ing] a sort...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 142–157.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Letters of Love, Gallantry, and Several Occasions (London: S. Briscoe, 1718), 39–45; it appears as Rochester’s in the 1714 edition of Works of the Earls of Rochester, Roscommon, Dorset &c., 1:117–22. 32.  The Works of the Right Honourable The Earls of Rochester and Roscommon, 2 vols. (London...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., his spirit, & his society, would all be acceptable to me, would he but divest them of that redundance of gallantry, which rendered them offensive to me — ​but I could only think how to say this, — ​I could not bring it out; his attestations of innocence made it seem shocking to me...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2000
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 46–69.
Published: 01 January 2002
... the native gallantry of British hearts, so unworthy the natural feelings of virtue and honour.” Voters were similarly asked to “count the number of paragraphs inserted in the ministerial prints . . . against women,” an action that “[demands] the interference of every...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 70–94.
Published: 01 January 2002
... taken a Frolick to drive two Ladies of the same Profession, through Dawson Street, and had cut the Heads of two or three Men who attempted to force her from her Seat, which she maintained with great Gallantry for some Time against a Number of Opponents, was...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 56–75.
Published: 01 January 2017
... publications as contenders for the late collection, including The Flowers of Gallantry, by the Earl of Roch- ester, and Other Wits of the Court of King Charles the II (1773), in addition to three relatively recent editions of The Works, dating to 1767, 1774, and 1777. The latter 1777 edition of The...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., least Scandal, and least room for it, of any in the World: — ​The Gentlemen there address, present, and treat, with no other View than to show their own Gallantry; and the Ladies receive all the Marks of Respect that can be paid them, as the Privilege of their Sex, and not as...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 111–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
... October 1788: The Berries were to come and see my printing- press. I recollected my gallantry of former days, and they found these stanzas ready set : The PRESS at STRAWBERRY- HILL to Miss MARY and Miss AGNES BERRY (90524: 33).40 Engraved portrait prints engage in a special dynamic of text and image in...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 30–65.
Published: 01 April 2015
... but to gain social recognition and advance- ment. In his 1680 Essay upon the Action of an Orator, Michel Le Faucheur advocated that public speakers acquire physical and vocal ease of manner. His own Essay, with its instruction of “the Air, Gallantry and Grace of a good PRONUNCIATION and GESTURE...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (1): 32–58.
Published: 01 January 2016
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (2): 43–64.
Published: 01 April 2000
... best calculated to appeal to a scholar distrustful of gallantry. Most significantly, perhaps, Warton homes in on the groundbreaking aspect of his own book: the documenting of Spenser’s indebtedness to the native romance tradi- tion, and the world of chivalry. It is difficult to avoid the conclusion...