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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Robert Neuman The College of William & Mary 2000 108 — Review Essay — Social Identity and the Politics of Place in France Robert W. Berger. A Royal Passion: Louis XIV as Patron of Architecture. Cam- bridge...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 1–25.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Ashley Brookner Bender This essay examines the correlation between property and identity in William Wycherley’s The Plain Dealer and William Congreve’s The Way of the World . Both playwrights emphasize this connection between property and identity by using containers as stage properties. Often...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 78–106.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Barbara M. Benedict Duke University Press 2006 Displaying Diff erence: Curious Count Boruwlaski and the Staging of Class Identity Barbara M. Benedict Trinity College...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 44–47.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Judith Pascoe Paul Goring. The Rhetoric of Sensibility in Eighteenth-Century Culture (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 2005). Pp. $75. ISBN 0-521-84509-2 Duke University Press 2008 Review Essay Emotional Display and National Identity...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 138–142.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., September 2019 doi 10.1215/00982601-7725804 Copyright 2019 by Duke University Press 1 3 8 Identity Politics Octavia Cox University of Oxford Marilyn Morris. Sex, Money, and Personal Character in Eighteenth- Century British Politics (New Haven: Yale Univ., 2014). Pp. xiv + 257. $85 Morris s ambitious book...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (1): 212–235.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Craig Bailey This article focuses on the physician James Johnson to examine the role Irishness played in the process of identity formation in London during the long eighteenth century. Using biographies, medical journals, and travel literature to chart the development of Johnson’s identity...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 32–55.
Published: 01 January 2017
... appearance in miscellanies, in the form of quotation, imitation, and as an exemplar of a distinctly British poetic identity. It traces the way in which Milton's Paradise Lost is quoted from in these collections, and explores how his poetry was read aloud, and for what purpose, by so-called “ordinary” readers...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 105–121.
Published: 01 April 2017
... such as the sedentary nature of their work. More recently, critical discussion has disclosed how this proclivity for political activity was reinforced by an aggressive masculine identity, productive of misogyny as well as sociability. Drawing on popular cultural sources, from ballads to chapbooks, this essay revises...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 111–142.
Published: 01 April 2012
... British identity. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 R Collecting Trouble: Sir Hans Sloane’s Literary Reputation in Eighteenth-­Century Britain Barbara M. Benedict Trinity...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 131–151.
Published: 01 April 2018
... as “Mary Meeke,” the wife of a Staffordshire vicar. It was not until 2013 that an article by Simon Macdonald conclusively revealed the author’s actual identity as Elizabeth Meeke—not a respectable vicar’s wife, but the scandalous stepsister of Frances Burney. Meeke published all her fiction...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 152–169.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Cassandra Ulph The formative influence on Frances Burney’s work of the artistic-professional context of her upbringing has only recently begun to be recognized. Early experiences in her father’s musical household informed Burney’s construction of a literary identity that balanced her professionally...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 111–135.
Published: 01 April 2020
... valuable body of our arts.” Specimens collected and collated with the text anchor, document, and illustrate the words on the page. As a result, an identical multiple in a print run was turned into a unique object. Through the art of extraillustration, the extra-illustrator Richard Bull “erected for himself...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 197–212.
Published: 01 September 2021
... that encouraged literary experimentation and innovation. Editors like Dodsley and Percy used paratext not only to justify their specific poetic choices, but also to establish identity of their collection. In Dodsley's case, obvious editorial interventions are absent and the typography is elegant, while for Percy...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 January 2023
... in this biography and, in detailed and incisive analyses of her works, examines the relationship between Piozzi's identity as a “Welshwoman” and her literary output (63). 1 Drawing on a wide range of Piozzi's published writings and manuscript materials, Franklin makes an insightful contribution...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 121–127.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Douglas Kanter Conway Stephen . Britain, Ireland, and Continental Europe in the Eighteenth Century: Similarities, Connections, Identities . ( Oxford : Oxford Univ. , 2011 ). Pp. xii + 342. 7 figures . $125 Mori Jennifer . The Culture of Diplomacy: Britain in Europe, ca...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Karin Schutjer Brown Jane K. . Goethe's Allegories of Identity . ( Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania , 2014 ). Pp. vi + 232 . $59.95 Copyright 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Review Essay The Goethean Roots of Depth Psychology...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 31–52.
Published: 01 September 2000
... (1631)—which con- tinued to be reprinted and plagiarized in the Restoration—many women “are nothing lesse than what they most appeare.”1 A woman’s exterior would be carefully scrutinized in the belief that it manifested her social or spiritual identity...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 76–91.
Published: 01 January 2006
.... In making their arguments, these authors, to varying degrees, over- come two challenges that face those who write about Jews or their rep- resentations during the long eighteenth century. First, as our attention to and enumeration of subaltern identities grows, studies of Jewish subjects face...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 January 2018
... • Essential Scots is an admirably ambitious study of the tensions between Scot- tish and British identities during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Whereas most recent studies of Anglo-Scottish literary relations begin in 1707, with the Union of Parliaments, Essential Scots begins in 1603...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 1–28.
Published: 01 September 2011
... identity-­creation Eighteenth-Century Life Volume 35, Number 3, Fall 2011  doi 10.1215/00982601-1336781 Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 1 2 Eighteenth-Century Life and control designed to achieve ends...