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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 116–134.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Edward Copeland The College of William & Mary 2001 Crossing Oxford Street: Silverfork Geopolitics A highly respectable person, Mrs. Maxworth! Should do myself the honour of waiting upon her...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (3): 3–19.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Margaret J. M. Ezell This essay examines the ways in which the single-authored, period literary history has been challenged since the original Oxford History of English Literature series appeared in the mid twentieth century. The volumes in the new Oxford English Literary History appearing...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (2): 38–57.
Published: 01 April 2019
... evidence. Both works, the Memoirs of an Oxford Scholar (1756) and Genuine Memoirs of Maria Brown (1766), are nevertheless indebted to Cleland’s work. This article starts by examining the canny, fraudulent marketing of these eighteenth-century erotic novels after Fanny Hill ’s revival, including...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 56–72.
Published: 01 April 2018
... and of outrage. “Bunny! O! Bunny The Burney Family in Oceania Ruth Scobie Mans…eld College, University of Oxford “My mother is gone to Paris—my father to Mr. Thrale’s at Stratham,—Fanny...
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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 (2020) 44 (3): 75–95.
Published: 01 September 2020
...-8718666 Copyright 2020 by Duke University Press 7 5 Con icted Representations: Language, Lexicography, and Johnson s Langscape of War Lynda Mugglestone University of Oxford A war word, according to the Oxford English Dictionary (henceforth, OED) is a distinctively twentieth- century phenomenon.1 When...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 56–78.
Published: 01 January 2022
... to Steele—a full decade after Addison had produced a draft of the first four acts and as much as two decades after he had first conceived of a tragedy on the subject, while at Oxford. It is also by far the shortest act of the play, at just 202 lines, 11 percent of Cato 's total number. 11...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 28–49.
Published: 01 January 2024
... community and within a culture of mixed literacies. The work has received some attention from scholars in the past two decades, most notably from the economic historian John Money, whose 2010 edition of the text was published as the two-volume The Chronicles of John Cannon by Oxford University Press...
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 3. Reproduced from D. W. Krummell, “Oblong Format in Early Music in Early Music Books,” The Library 26 (1971): 312–24; the illustration is on 317. Courtesy of the Oxford University Press. More
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Published: 01 January 2024
Figure 3. “Easter Wings” by George Herbert from The Temple. Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations , 2nd ed. (Cambridge: Printed by Thom Buck and Roger Daniels, 1633), 34 – 35, Bodleian Library, Oxford, online at EEBO, <ezproxy-prd.bodleian.ox.ac.uk:2082/eebo/docview/2240881967 More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 92–98.
Published: 01 January 2006
...). Pp. 320. $8 paper. ISBN 0-321-20208-2 Beattie, James. Policing and Punishment in London, 1660  1750: Urban Crime and the Limits of Terror (2001; rep. Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2004). Pp. 491. $35 paper. ISBN 0-19-925723-x Becker-Cantarino, Barbara, ed. German Literature...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 133–143.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., 1660  –  1789 (Chichester: Wiley-­ Blackwell, 2011). Pp. 397. $199.95 Baker, Gregory L. Seven Tales of the Pendulum (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2011). Pp. xvii + 227. 103 figures. $65 Eighteenth-Century Life Volume 37, Number 1, Winter 2013  doi...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 April 2002
...-8014-3945-0 Beal, Joan C. English Pronunciation in the Eighteenth Century: Thomas Spence’s ‘Grand Repository of the English Language’ (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 1999). Pp. 239. $105. isbn 0-19-823781-2 Beatty, John D., ed. Protestant Women’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 April 2007
.... Trials for Treason and Sedition, 1792 – 1794 (London: Pickering and Chatto, 2006). 5 vols. $795. £450. ISBN 1-85196-732-x Beiser, Frederick. Schiller as Philosopher: A Re-Examination (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2005). Pp. 283. $74. £40. ISBN 0-19-928282-x Bhattacharya, Nandini. Slavery...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 14.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Commonly Used Abbreviations AJL Additional Journals and Letters of Frances Burney, general ed. Peter Sabor, vols. (Oxford: Oxford Univ., ) CB Mem Memoirs of Dr. Charles...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 112–126.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2000). Pp. vi + 250. $17.95 paper. ISBN 0- 7509-2402-0 Ashton, Rosemary. The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: A Critical Biography (1996; Oxford: Blackwell, 1997). Pp. vii + 480. $27.95 paper. ISBN 0-631-20754-6 Asleson, Robyn, ed...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 119–125.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Books Received Andries, Lise, Frédéric Ogée, John Dunkley, and Darach Sanfey, eds. Intellectual Journeys: The Translation of Ideas in Enlightenment England, France, and Ireland (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 110–117.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Books Received Adams, Catherine, and Elizabeth H. Pleck. Love of Freedom: Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England (New York: Oxford Univ., 2010). Pp. xi + 265. 10 ills. $21.95 paper Agnew, Lois...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 127–134.
Published: 01 April 2014
.... Experiencing the French Revolution (Oxford: The Voltaire Foundation, 2013). Pp. vii + 332. 2 ills. $105 Andrew, Donna T. Aristocratic Vice: The Attack on Duelling, Suicide, Adultery, and Gambling in Eighteenth-­Century England (New Haven: Yale Univ., 2013). Pp. x + 318. $45 Andrews, Edward...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 January 2007
... of Despotism: Invasions of Privacy in the 1790s (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2006). Pp. 278. 47 ills. $90. ISBN 0-19-928120-3 Bauld, A. M. Mozart’s Sister (London: Alcina, 2005). Pp. 210. £12.99 paper. ISBN 0-9550713-0-5 Becker, Peter, and Richard F. Wetzell, eds. Criminals and Their Scientists...