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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Lance Bertelsen John Singleton Copley’s The Death of the Earl of Chatham has been discussed extensively by art historians, but little critical attention has been paid to written accounts of the debate between the Duke of Richmond and the Earl of Chatham nor the process by which they evolved...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 94–111.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Burney at Twickenham, often, in fact, possibly even permanently as a daughter-in-law. Invitations to visit Cambridge house and the family estate at Twickenham Meadows, near Richmond Bridge, were frequent during the years between the first meeting of Richard Owen and his son George Owen Cambridge...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2001
... False Appearances for Britain’s most famous private the- atre, the Duke of Richmond’s, which ran in the spring of 1787 and 1788.13 The duke had married Conway’s stepdaughter, and the families were close; Damer mentions the duke and duchess frequently in her letters.14...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 January 2000
...., & commentary Kathryn Sutherland. Oxford World’s Classics (Oxford: Oxford Univ., 1998). Pp. lii + 618. $8.95 paper. ISBN 0-19-28 3546-7 Sox, David. John Woolman: Quintessential Quaker, 1720 to 1772 (York, England: Sessions Book Trust in association with Friends United Press, Richmond, Ind...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2012
.... See, for example, Richmond P. Bond, The Tatler: The Making of  a Literary Journal (Cambridge: Harvard Univ., 1971); Terry Eagleton, The Function of  Criticism: From The Spectator to Post-­Structuralism (London: Verso, 1984); Stephen Copley, “Commerce, Conversation, and Politeness in the Early...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 28–46.
Published: 01 April 2014
...). By emphasizing the book, Ballard foregrounds his interest in authorship, scholarship, and textual remains. We also sense his preoccupation with the importance of collecting, as well as his con- cern for material loss. In dealing with Margaret Beaufort (1443 – ​1509), the Countess of Richmond, he clearly...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 123–132.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Colley’s In Defiance of Oligarchy: The Tory Party, 1714–1760 (1982) or Christine Gerrard’s The Patriot Opposition to Walpole: Politics, Poetry, and National Myth, 1725–1742 (1994) seems odd. It also does not take a military historian to wonder if H. W. Richmond’s The Navy in the War of 1739–48...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 20–45.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to voice populist rhetoric by praising plebeian heroism during the war. According to naval historian H. W. Richmond, during the parliamentary debates on the king’s state of the nation speech of 748, members voted not to give thanks for the “signal success that had attended his Majesty’s arms...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (1): 23–49.
Published: 01 January 2005
.... Children’s theatri- cals were a common amusement, a manifestation of upper-class distaste Male Oratory and Female Prate 3 1 for mauvais honte or self-consciousness. Caroline Lennox, daughter of the second Duke of Richmond, at the age of nine acted in a children’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 86–100.
Published: 01 September 2019
... as follows For Mrs Thielke73 £90/4/0 £86/2/6 £3/17/4 66. The housekeeper of James Hope- Johnstone, né Hope (1741 1816), third Earl of Hopetoun, a Scottish representative peer who sat in the House of Lords from 1784 to 1790. I am grateful to Jane Baxter, Heritage Manager, London Borough of Richmond upon...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 30–63.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 64–99.
Published: 01 September 2014
... as he dictated advice to James’s brother Walker con- cerning an invitation to serve as tutor to the Duke of Richmond, a lead- ing Rockingham Whig and advocate of American rights. After conveying William Burke’s instructions, and passing along news about Thomas’s and Richard’s imminent return, King...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 90–117.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to gauge the degree to which Wil- helmine was aware of these trends, but we do know that her aunt Caroline, Queen of England, who was a gardening enthusiast, arranged for Kent to add architectural features to Richmond Gardens to convey the queen’s strong interest in recent developments in science...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (2): 138–158.
Published: 01 April 2008
... to here. When Arabella madly and futilely pursues her through Richmond Park, the elu- sive Cynecia disappears, as if into the air. Abandoned, Arabella ultimately leaps into the Thames to escape imagined ravishers but finds herself bap- tized instead into the real, cold modern world of which she must...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (1): 70–94.
Published: 01 January 2002
... in blue. (Cricket had probably become all the more the sport of the moment in Sussex because of the Duke of Richmond’s deep interest in the game.) The match was adver- tised for two o’clock on the thirteenth at the Artillery Ground, tickets sixpence...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 117–138.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the Richmond Hill plantation of Superintendent Lawrie, and declared Black River “a free Town” (PRO, CO 137/78/153–60, 300). According to Lieutenant Richard Hoare, the naval commander who came to the settlers’ rescue and organ- ized their evacuation to Roatan...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 107–134.
Published: 01 September 2006
... traveled to Richmond, where he walked around “with six swarms about him, which covered his head, breast, and shoulders, leaving only his nostrils and his mouth clear. These he shook off upon a table, and then drove them into their hive” (Nichols, 1:104). Although Wildman’s acts were stunts...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 165–191.
Published: 01 September 2020