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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (3): 30–51.
Published: 01 September 2022
... University Press 2022 materiality narrativity memoirs queenliness Queen Charlotte Charlotte Papendiek began writing her memoirs in 1833 when she was sixty-eight years old. For the next seven years, she wrote sporadically, until her death in 1840. Her memoirs begin with Princess Charlotte's...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 April 2007
... Linnaeus, Carl. Linnaeus’ Philosophia Botanica, trans. Stephen Freer (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 2006). Pp. 402. 28 ills. £35 paper. ISBN 0-19-856934-3 López-Vidriero, María Luisa. The Polished Cornerstone of the Temple: Queenly Libraries of the Enlightenment (London: British Library, 2005). Pp. 83...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 107–134.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., with a particular emphasis on the queen of the species, and the often unstable meaning of her queenliness, fl uctuating as this sometimes did between an imperious regality and a more “everywoman” ordinariness. As feminist scholarship on the eighteenth century has shown, defi nitions and cultural assumptions...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 168–187.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., . . . beautiful” suggests pleasure at the aesthetic fit between the deliberate movements of a large body, or the queenly move- ments of an important body, and the grace of ballooning, a pleasure notice- ably free from the sexual attention she feared to attract on the ground. She was further liberated from...