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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 135–157.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Louise Voll Box In the second half of the eighteenth century, “print rooms”—created by pasting prints and paper ornaments directly onto walls—were a short-lived mode of fashionable English interior decoration. Concurrently, collections of prints continued to be bound into albums or stored...
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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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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 3. Leaf from one of the duchess's print albums. Prints by Johannes Sadeler I (after Maarten de Vos), The First Day: The Creation of Light and The Second Day: The Creation of the Firmament (1580–90), engravings, Baillieu Library Print Collection, University of Melbourne, Bail SpC/RB More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 159–182.
Published: 01 January 2024
.... 3 But the printed edition also resulted in changes to the text and its meaning. These changes range from the superficial, such as alterations of spelling and grammar, to the more profound, such as shifting attention away from Forbes's writing body as medium of the collective memories contained...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 1–32.
Published: 01 September 2015
... sumptuous cultural history of the gardens, this article concludes with a closer look at a version of the print that has only recently come to light. Part of the Paul Mellon Collection housed at the Yale Center for British Art, this image, perhaps a trial version, contains a surprising figure that is absent...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 236–261.
Published: 01 January 2024
..., or packets of letters, or several printed books, Leadbeater's original collection has assumed a variety of forms since its inception in the eighteenth century. These documents have been reconstituted by a surprising and unpredictable variety of figures, including Leadbeatter, other family members, book...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 197–212.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., this is no definitive indicator of the Collection' s classical character. Although they acknowledge that the “opposition between black letter and roman was real,” they argue that in “ordinary eighteenth-century English printing, roman is . . . in and of itself of no significance.” 24 Be that as it may...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 116–141.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in 1751 under the imprint of “Charles Bathurst, et al.” In apparent spite of the first epigraph to this essay, Pope’s literary career owed much to the miscellany. He made his debut in print with the last (posthumous) volume of Dryden’s collection, retitled Poetical Miscella- nies: the Sixth...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 17–42.
Published: 01 April 2020
... : With the advent of print, volumes of elegy were collected and printed to honor particular deaths. . . . Print also facilitated the voluminous appearance of elegy in broadside, and in the 17th c. the form developed what now seems like an incongruous affinity for acrostics and anagrams. . . . Cavitch ( Interiority...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 183–216.
Published: 01 January 2024
... of librarians, scholars, and collectors in the nearly two and half centuries since her death. It is in this spirit of continuing and collaborative recovery that this essay contributes new evidence about a final, posthumous proposal for a collection of PWP's poems and letters, printed over a five‐week period...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 32–55.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., Select Epitaphs edited by William Toldervy (1755), prints the Gray poem with other epitaphs to the playwright, and A New Select Collection of Epitaphs (1775) sets it along- side Milton’s “Epitaph on the Marchioness of Winchester.” In editions of The Festoon: A Collection of Epigrams, Ancient...
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 2. Unknown artist, Print Room, South Side (fol.24), from Designs for a Print Room at Wricklemarsh (undated, eighteenth century), Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection, 12191-B1975.2.779. Courtesy of the Yale Center for British Art. More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 170–182.
Published: 01 April 2001
... 1 & 2. Pier Leone Ghezzi/Arthur Pond, Due famosi antiquari (1739); and Paul Sandby, Rare Meltin Oysters, Rare Stewing Oysters, from The Cries of London (1765). Courtesy of the Print Collection, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. and travesty...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 67–70.
Published: 01 January 2009
... dialogues in Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot, a culture that pulls between memory and forgetting. This volume roots its wavering discourse in four analytical sections, “Print Culture,” “The Structure of Print,” “Collecting and Reading Print,” and “The Impact of Print,” the last, largest...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 46–69.
Published: 01 January 2002
... the sons of Freedom to her standard in Covent Garden (12 April 1784) (British Museum, Catalogue #6521). Courtesy, Print Collection, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. her left hand she holds a banner upon which the letter of the “Women of Westminster...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 76–95.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., and her social standing. She is a transitional figure between manuscript and print, disseminating work in manuscript for much of her life and occasionally dipping into print by accident or design. In her teens, she shared her work with a coterie of other educated girls her age, collecting her...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 60–80.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of verse printed by James Watson: “This day is publish’d a choice Collection of Comic and Serious Scots Poems, both Ancient and Modern. By Several Hands.” 1 The second and third vol- umes followed in 1709 and 1711 respectively. As the first published anthol- ogy of Scottish poetry, the Choice...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 62–87.
Published: 01 January 2000
... in Dutch cities; a sampling of polemical pamphlets anato- mizing these projects; and a collection of the satirical plays, poems, and prints inspired by the frenzy of speculation. In the opinion of Arthur H. Cole, whose bibliographical essay has stood hitherto as the only substan- tial English-language...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 89–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of it, since there are also untold hundreds of printed collections of letters and diaries, mostly in the form of multivolume lives-and-letters that, because of the nature of their constituent parts, contain information about many more individuals than one is likely to find in a mod- ern biography...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2007
... charges of an indecorous vanity.4 But printed editions of his correspondence prior to the 1730s are less familiar, especially the fi rst printed collection of Pope’s letters, which issued from Curll’s press in 1726 (postdated 1727): Miscellanea. In Two Volumes. Never before Published. Viz. I...