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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 149–167.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Sarah Haggarty Duke University Press 2010 R “The Ceremonial of Letter for Letter”: William Cowper and the Tempo of Epistolary Exchange Sarah Haggarty Newcastle University...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 29–50.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Temma Berg Duke University Press 2010 R Truly Yours: Arranging a Letter Collection Temma Berg Gettysburg College On September 5th, 1956, Robert Halsband presented a paper...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 119–132.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Ros Ballaster Duke University Press 2010 R The Economics of Ethical Conversation: The Commerce of the Letter in Eliza Haywood and Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Ros Ballaster University...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (3): 85–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Edward E. Andrews Quaque Philip . The Life and Letters of Philip Quaque, the First African Anglican Missionary ., ed. Vincent Carretta and Ty M. Reese ( Athens : Univ. of Georgia , 2010 ). Pp. xii + 219. 5 ills. $39.95 Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Gillian Skinner The idea that Burney features in her own journals and letters as a novelistic heroine is something that readers over the years have noted and attributed variously to straightforward egotism or to a need for compensation. In this article, I read narrative performances Burney produced...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Susan K. Howard Burney Frances . Court Journals and Letters . ( Oxford : Clarendon , 2011 ). Vol. 1 : ( 1786 ) , ed. Sabor Peter . Pp. xlix + 343. 8 ills. ; vol. 2 : ( 1787 ) , ed. Cooke Stewart . Pp. xxiii + 334. 5 ills . $185 each Copyright 2013 by Duke...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Alison Conway The College of William & Mary 2001 The Protestant Cause and a Protestant Whore: Aphra Behn’s Love-letters Critics have often commented on Aphra Behn’s identification with the figure of the whore, especially in relation to her work as a playwright...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Raymond Stephanson Duke University Press 2007 Letters of Mr. Alexander Pope and the Curious Case of Modern Scholarship and the Vanishing Text Raymond Stephanson University...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 181–188.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Duke University Press 2008 R Index to Letters Numbers refer to letter numbers not pages. Notes are referred to in the following way: letter 3n7. H. S.: Henry St. John; W. T.: Sir Willaim Trumbull; D. M.: Duke...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Louise Curran Duke University Press 2010 R “Into Whosoever Hands Our Letters Might Fall”: Samuel Richardson’s Correspondence and “the Public Eye” Louise Curran University College...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 65–82.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Claudine van Hensbergen Duke University Press 2010 R “Why I Write Them, I Can Give No Account”: Aphra Behn and “Love- Letters to a Gentleman” (1696) Claudine van Hensbergen St. Edmund...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 168–187.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Clare Brant Duke University Press 2010 R “I Will Carry You with Me on the Wings of Immagination”: Aerial Letters and Eighteenth- Century Ballooning Clare Brant King’s College London...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 188–207.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Stephen Bernard Duke University Press 2010 R Postscript: “Tonson’s Remains”: The Earliest Letters of Jacob Tonson the Elder Stephen Bernard Brasenose College, Oxford...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 45–52.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Frieda Koeninger The College of William & Mary 2002 ECL26204-52-koen.q4 5/28/02 2:18 PM Page 45 Pope-Bashing by Papists? A Curious Censoring of Alexander Pope’s Letters...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (1): 24–49.
Published: 01 January 2019
... Dialogues were revised last minute to include a response to David Hume’s History of England under the House of Tudor (1759) and explores how Hurd’s Letters on Chivalry and romance engages with the James Macpherson Ossian controversy of the 1760s. It examines the challenge that the recovery of a supposedly...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (2): 29–37.
Published: 01 April 2019
... to the physical health of its characters, such as Fanny’s mild smallpox in childhood, Mr. Norbert’s “flimsy consumptive texture,” and Mr. Crofts’s aggressive sexual impotence. We see these facets of the novel as being consistent with Cleland’s regular concern, evident from his letters, for the health of his...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 23–40.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Hilary Havens After her beloved sister Susan died on 6 January 1800, Frances Burney wrote several grieving letters, but her ordinarily voluminous journals and letters were markedly scant during the year 1800. Burney expressed her grief later and elsewhere, particularly in her little-known...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 21–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
...David E. Shuttleton The Scottish poet Dr. Thomas Blacklock (1720-90) is often cited as the first professional man of letters to recognize the poetic achievements of Robert Burns. As Burns later recalled to John Moore, it was a letter from Blacklock in late 1786 praising the “Kilmarnock Poems...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 152–169.
Published: 01 April 2018
... man-of-letters rather than a musical professional. In Memoirs , Burney uses biography as a vehicle for the establishment of her own literary authority. In transforming her father from artisanal musician to man-of-letters, she establishes an artistic-professional genealogy in which to site her own...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 75–104.
Published: 01 April 2014
... found elsewhere in his poems and letters. Conveying his culture’s ambivalence about pet keeping and hospitality, Cowper’s writings raise questions about the motivations behind each practice, about the benefits and dangers of close interspecies relationships, and about the nature and implication...