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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 61–66.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Roger L. Emerson Richard B. Sher. The Enlightenment and the Book: Scottish Authors and Their Publishers in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and America (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago, 2006). Pp. 815. 61 ills. $40.00. ISBN 0-226-75252-6 Duke University Press 2008...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (1): 115–135.
Published: 01 January 2004
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 101–108.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Much the same problem of unfashionability faced the new wave of often very bright postgraduates who rediscovered the political and cultural history of eighteenth-century Scotland, which Emerson sees as a semi- independent polity. Richard Sher, the author of two massively important works...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 142–157.
Published: 01 January 2017
... that earlier collec- tion, “Ode to the Cuckoo,” as his own. As Richard Sher has explained, Bruce’s family and friends protested since they understood the poem to be Bruce’s. Logan and his supporters denied this and retaliated with the threat of legal action, and the controversy over the poem’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 21–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
... this is not an untypical range of activities for people belonging to the gen- eration of Scottish literati born between 1719 and 1723, whom Richard Sher identifies as playing a crucial role in shaping the Edinburgh Enlighten- ment.6 The present study confines itself to reconstructing the contexts for Blacklock’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2007
...., only slightly over 10 percent of the letters in Sher- burn had been printed by Pope). Little has changed since 1956. Most Pope scholars today still go to Sherburn’s edition for biographical confi rmation or to satisfy hunches about Pope’s psychological profi le, using the edition as a handy tool...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (2): 25–46.
Published: 01 April 2005
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (3): 127–130.
Published: 01 September 2007
...- Century France (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2007). Pp. 346. $55. ISBN 0-8018-8476-4 Sher, Richard B. The Enlightenment and the Book: Scottish Authors and Their Publishers in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and America (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago, 2006). Pp. 815. 61 ills. $40. £25.50...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 September 2003
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 January 2006
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (2): 23–48.
Published: 01 April 2003
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 47–74.
Published: 01 April 2014
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (2): 45–63.
Published: 01 April 2009
...: Cambridge Univ., 1994), 51. 60 Eighteenth-Century Life 6. The most important source of Smellie’s life and work remains Robert Kerr, Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Correspondence of William Smellie, 2 vols. (1811; rep. Bristol: Thoemmes, 1996); Richard Sher’s introduction to this modern...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 1–22.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and religious Enlightenments: see The Enlightenment in National Context, ed. Roy Porter and Mikulas Teich (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 1981); Richard Sher, Church and University in the Scottish Enlightenment (Princeton: Princeton Univ., 1985); Shmuel Feiner, The Jewish Enlightenment, trans. Chaya Naor...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 32–55.
Published: 01 January 2017
... to 1800 brought together Mil- ton’s verse and the pedagogical practice of reading aloud, as can be seen from the Digital Miscellanies Index (DMI). Whyte included Frances Sher- idan’s letter with its exemplary anecdote about this kind of performance in his Miscellanea Nova (1801), which, among other...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (2): 53–84.
Published: 01 April 2013
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (3): 20–43.
Published: 01 September 2005
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (1): 155–182.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., on 16 February 1734 (Complete Peerage, 11: 670). A dramatic opportunity to strike a grand figure in Kerry itself that Fitzmaurice could not resist arose when he was named high sher- iff of the county in 1732/03 and comported himself splendidly as if he was an old Irish chieftain. His progress...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (2): 23–64.
Published: 01 April 2010
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 September 2012
... courteous” (Ruville), “amidst some embarrassment” (Tunstall), “with great tenderness” (Sher- rard), and so forth.4 At most, Chatham is described as “occasionally show- ing signs of displeasure” at Richmond’s words (Ruville, 343). Only Stanley Ayling goes as far as to suggest that Richmond’s response...