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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Adam R. Beach The College of William & Mary 2004  Carnival Politics, Generous Satire, and Nationalist Spectacle in Behn’s The Rover Adam R. Beach Ball State University In the epilogue...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (1): 56–72.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Richard Frohock First published in Dutch in 1678, Alexander Exquemelin's Buccaneers of America ( Americaensche Zee-Rovers ) presented European readers with a novel and shockingly candid portrait of the international band of sea rovers operating throughout the Caribbean and along the coastlines...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 117–138.
Published: 01 September 2002
... practised upon their brethren of the conti- nent.”6 The Puritan experiment at Old Providence quickly faltered, falling to the Spanish in 1641, but the Miskito association with sea rovers continued. In the heyday of piracy after 1660, European buccaneers did...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2018
... This is especially true of the stories written in the final years of Behn’s life, the years in which she turned to the fledgling, amorphous, experimen- tal genre of the novel. It is not that her dramatic output is devoid of women fleeing from patriarchal subjugation altogether: The Rover, to mention the best...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 19–27.
Published: 01 January 2009
... devotes a good deal of her first chapter to Behn’s prolific career. Behn’s proponents will be disappointed, however, to learn that Staves deems outstanding only five of Behn’s eighteen plays. Staves finds The Rover (1677), Sir Patient Fancy (1678), The Feign’d Curtizans (1679), The Second Part...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (3): 51–74.
Published: 01 September 2020
... of Guinea in Africa with the honest captain, his ship is captured by a Turkish Rover and taken to the Moroccan port of Sallee, where he is kept by the Captain of the Rover as his proper Prize, and made his Slave (17, 18, 19). For two years in Sallee, Crusoe sužers the common drudgery of Slaves about...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (3): 110–114.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., “‘Playhouse Flesh and Blood’: Sexual Ideology and the Restoration Actress,” ELH 46 (1979): 595 – 617; Elin Diamond, “Gestus and Signature in Aphra Behn’s The Rover,” ELH 56 (1989): 519 – 41; Thomas A. King, “‘As If (She) Were Made on Purpose to Put the 114 Eighteenth-Century Life Whole World...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 30–65.
Published: 01 April 2015
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 145–149.
Published: 01 September 2014
... seems to drive the reading rather than the other way around. Her argument that Hellena, in The Rover, displays this troubling coyness when she threatens to walk away after Willmore attempts to seal his marriage proposal with a pal- try single kiss, for instance, seems a bit forced. One must stretch...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 127–134.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Rover, 1675  – 1725 (Newark: Univ. of Delaware, 2012). Pp. xii + 189. $65 Garnham, Neal. The Militia in Eighteenth-­Century Ireland: In Defence of the Protestant Interest (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2012). Pp. x + 198. $115 Gauci, Perry. William Beckford: First Prime Minister of the London...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (3): 29–54.
Published: 01 September 2013