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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 120–126.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., Number 3, September 2019 doi 10.1215/00982601-7725782 Copyright 2019 by Duke University Press 1 2 0 Anatomy of a Quarrel: Reconciling Ancient and Modern Katherine A. East Newcastle University Paddy Bullard and Alexis Tadié, eds. Ancients and Moderns in Europe: Comparative Perspectives (Oxford: Voltaire...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 48–53.
Published: 01 January 2009
... more against the article than against the noun. I have no quarrel with the concept of Enlightenment; I merely contend that it occurred in too many forms to be comprised within a single definition and history, and that we do better to think of a family of Enlightenments...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2004
...- resents the successful cozening of Blunt as revenge for the defeat of the Spanish Armada. While sorting through the loot recovered from Blunt’s 1 0 Eighteenth-Century Life pants, Philippo finds that “the Wasteband of his Breeches have a Mine of Gold! — Old Queen Besse’s, we have a quarrel to her...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 138–158.
Published: 01 April 2008
... rivalries and alluded to the double meaning of queen. Women’s parts from their inception were a scarcer commodity than men’s, and actresses were forced to quarrel over billing, salary, and ownership of roles in what Colley Cibber describes as a “Female Scramble” (Apology, 166). Rivalries between...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 181–188.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., Number 3, Fall 2008  doi 10.1215/00982601-2008-15 Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 181 182 Eighteenth-Century Life Butler, James, Duke of Ormonde, 31n4; Clarke, Edward, 15 quarrel with Sir G. Rooke, 34, 35 Claudian...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 January 2008
...- esty enables them to track many strains of a complex phenomenon, while still being convincing in their primary goal: to demonstrate how the market forces and economic motivations were the prime movers of  Pamela and her “quarrel- some progeny” (2). Part of what makes Pamela in the Marketplace...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (2): 1–17.
Published: 01 April 2011
... them, and learn from them to love. If PEACE be Heav’n to ev’ry Saint that dies, No Pulpit Quarrel can be counted Wise. (2:21) Dunton continues this theme for another hundred lines, entwining an insistence on peacefulness with directions to employ a language of the heart, not only...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 154–157.
Published: 01 September 2014
... overrode party politics and ideology to the extent Powell claims at the close of her discussion of the Fielding-Hill quarrel: “The Paper War was far more about a large group of individual authors fighting each other for the right to claim literariness, than two organized sides with a clear...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 92–96.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., but are highly contrived representations inflected by the values ofgalanterie and fashion. This book posits the Ancients/Moderns quarrel as the first step to understanding Chardin’s genre subjects, primarily because the concept “modern” was defined in the eighteenth century by its...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 148–152.
Published: 01 January 2009
... by-product of a decadent Regency. Russo shows the centrality of the goût moderne to the Enlightenment as she argues that these quarrels represented critical instances of self-doubt and self-questioning within the philosophes’ own work. More importantly, Russo grants the moderns a seriousness...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 111–115.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the quarrels over Linnaeus’s binomial naming system, but forgets to explain to less knowledgeable readers what that system might be (see 216). Assuming that his audience is as accomplished as himself, Rousseau inad- vertently presents Hill’s furious productivity, during his time as a periodi- cal...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 April 2014
...- gent, Helen Maria Williams, Robert Southey, and Walter Scott. The strong chapter on Seward’s quarrel with Charlotte Smith over the importance of “rigour” in sonnet-­writing is an instance where Kairoff does engage with eighteenth-­century criticism; an equivalent chapter remains...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 128–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
... as quietly turning the page on some long-standing­ critical quarrels. “Sterne scholarship has always been a divided field,” Peter de Voogd observes, with debates tending to oscillate “between two extremes” (157). This is pre- cisely what does not happen in the present volume, which more often eschews...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 April 2015
... approach to the American War, Sheridan’s quarrel was not with empire per se, but only with would-be absolutist approaches to administering empire—indeed, an enlightened paternalism à la Sir Oliver in The School for Scandal seems to have been Sheridan’s ideal. We may not endorse this posi- tion...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (3): 53–69.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., and until 1754 Mure was something of an independent in a world which had little use of them. Later his independence would precipitate a famous quarrel between Ilay and his nephew, the third Earl of Bute, whose affairs in Scotland Mure looked after.”18 When Bute came into power in 1761, Mure resigned...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (2): 261–272.
Published: 01 April 2023
.... By a Sailor on Board the S —— Fleet . London: Printed for W. Webb. An Honest Sailor. A Duel and no Duel; or, the Skirmish of the West-India Heroes. A Burlesque Account of the Cause, Rise and Progress of the Quarrel between Sir C —— r and Governor T —— ey, and the Assault on His Excellency, in his own...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (3): 1–28.
Published: 01 September 2013
... “extracts may [need to] be abridged” in the final piece, but that seems to be the most significant of his final editorial suggestions. See Strout, “Some Unpublished Letters,” 134. 48. William Thomas, The Quarrel of Macaulay and Croker: Politics and History in the Age of Reform. (Oxford: Oxford...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (3): 85–91.
Published: 01 September 2007
... powerful heat, and when we redirect that heat into what the creative self produces as “spirited conversations, passionate quarrels” (174). “Opposition is Raised Voices, Anger, and Liberty 8 9 True Friendship,” Blake wrote in The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (plate 20...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 19–27.
Published: 01 January 2009
... readers while encouraging others to review their criteria for excellence. Few will quarrel, for instance, with her judgment that “Anne Finch’s Miscellany Poems (1713) is the most accomplished volume of poems published by a woman between 1660 and 1789” (138). But readers may be surprised...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to the Allwise & ruling Providence of Allmighty God, as to speak of him or hear his Name mencioned with Awe & humble rever- ence” (Corr. SGS, 548). Similar resentment, expressed in quarrels between clergy and what Johnson’s son Maurice would call “rong headed” medical men, was perceived to have been...