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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Carol Stewart Signs of Eliza Haywood’s Jacobite sympathies are scattered throughout her work, becoming pronounced in The Fortunate Foundlings (1744), a novel written on the eve of the ’45 Rebellion. There is a positive representation of the Stuart court in exile, an emphasis on loyalty, and unusual...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 94–111.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Stewart Cooke “You must get rid … of this Cold, as fast as possible, because we want you at Twickenham !,” cried Richard Owen Cambridge on 22 January 1785 while visiting the ailing Frances Burney at her home in St. Martin’s Street, London. There is little doubt that Cambridge did, indeed, want...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (2): 93–99.
Published: 01 April 2024
...Joshua Swidzinski swidzins@up.edu Dustin D. Stewart . Futures of Enlightenment Poetry ( Oxford : Oxford Univ. , 2020 ). Pp. xvi + 300. $100 . Copyright 2024 by Duke University Press 2024 While the term “Enlightenment” grows more contested by the day, the phrase...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (3): 101–105.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Giulia Pacini Bostic Heidi . The Fiction of Enlightenment: Women of Reason in the French Eighteenth Century ( Newark : Univ. of Delaware , 2010 ). Pp 270 . $59.50 Stewart Philip . L’Invention du sentiment: roman et économie affective au XVIIIe siècle ( Oxford...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 88–96.
Published: 01 January 2007
.... (Edinburgh: Nelson, 1980), has many small errors and was written from a collection of letters that has been much augmented by the eff orts of many scholars, particularly Mossner and David Raynor.1 Also, the Hume manuscripts have been redated by M. A. Stewart, while David Fate Norton and Mary Norton...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 54–60.
Published: 01 January 2009
... with the Lowlands. Chapter 2 focuses on George IV’s 1822 visit to Edinburgh, for which Walter Scott and David Stewart of Garth orchestrated a display of Highland pageantry that offended Highlanders and Lowland- ers alike. McNeil turns to Scott’s Rob Roy to argue that Scott understood the myth of an isolated...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2005) 29 (2): 47–90.
Published: 01 April 2005
...” (iv), dedicates twenty pages to medical opinions on the organic properties of hair. The hairdresser James Stewart likewise includes an extended discussion in his 1782 Plocacosmos, or the Whole Art of Hairdressing: The ancients held the hair to be a sort of excrement, fed only...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Susan K. Howard Burney Frances . Court Journals and Letters . ( Oxford : Clarendon , 2011 ). Vol. 1 : ( 1786 ) , ed. Sabor Peter . Pp. xlix + 343. 8 ills. ; vol. 2 : ( 1787 ) , ed. Cooke Stewart . Pp. xxiii + 334. 5 ills . $185 each Copyright 2013 by Duke...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 159–182.
Published: 01 January 2024
... & Sisters,” Forbes originally omitted a paragraph in which Lyon implied a romantic intimacy with a young woman, Miss Stewart Rose, perhaps fearing for her reputation. Forbes later wrote out the missing material on the inside boards of volume 1, with a note indicating, “Finding that Mr Lyon's own Relations...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2023) 47 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2023
... as to consider their shared narrative and better understand the subtle eloquence of medium and genre. Indispensable here is Susan Stewart's landmark study, On Longing: Narratives of the Miniature, the Gigantic, the Souvenir, the Collection (1984), which long ago charted the constitutive power of narrative...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 37–55.
Published: 01 January 2022
.... Troide, Stewart J. Cooke, and Betty Rizzo, 5 vols. (Montreal: McGill-Queen's Univ., 1987–2012), 4:9, henceforth EJL . 3. Charles Burney, The Letters of Charles Burney , vol. 1: 1751–1784 , ed. Alvaro Ribeiro, SJ (Oxford: Clarendon, 1991), 280. The italics are Charles Burney's and emphasize his...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 23–40.
Published: 01 September 2019
... to Arnulph, Offa s nephew. Much of the play, which is incomplete and only exists in fragments, revolves around Elberta s attempts to hide her marriage and her children from the murderous Offa. One of the final scenes, accord- ing to Stewart Cooke, contains Elberta s response to the abduction of her children...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2013) 37 (1): 21–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
... literati, but Blacklock had first encountered the poetry of Burns earlier and through another channel: “Mr. Dugald Stewart, professor of Morals in this University [Edinburgh] had formerly read me three of the poems, and I had desired him to get me inserted among the subscribers; but whether...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 105–110.
Published: 01 April 2015
... songs giving indirect expression to Jacobite or nationalistic sentiment were a particular feature of this movement, as we see in “Royal Blackbird” (celebrat- ing the Old Chevalier), “The Green Linnet” (Napoleon) and “The Blackbird of Avondale” (Charles Stewart Parnell). The whimsical verbal play...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (2): 23–48.
Published: 01 April 2003
... many a satisfying synthesis of the nar- rative and Theophrastan modes of characterization. Even before the publication of Charles V, Robertson’s insight into character had been praised by readers.45 Dugald Stewart linked this pene- tration into character with a Clarendonian notion...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... This short novel is especially popular in Britain and America where it is studied in hundreds of university courses in French literature, in eighteenth-­century civilization, and in the history of ideas. Philip Stewart’s essay presents the salient points (including Voltaire’s take on Leibnitz’s opti...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (2): 49–66.
Published: 01 April 2003
...,” Art History 22.3 (1999): 389–420. 66 Eighteenth-Century Life 51. E.g., Edinburgh Evening Courant, vol. 10, no. 473 (2 March 1785), and Edinburgh Weekly Jour., vol. 3, no. 136 (6 Aug. 1800). 52. Thomas Sommers, The Life of Robert Fergusson, the Scottish Poet (Edinburgh: C. Stewart...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (1): 133–148.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Studies 71 (1986): 131 – 47; Keith Stewart, “Towards Defining an Aesthetic for the Familiar Letter in Eighteenth-­Century England,” Prose Studies 5 (1982): 179 – 92, and Clare Brant, Eighteenth-­Century Letters and British Culture (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). 10. In this context...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (1): 81–87.
Published: 01 January 2007
... engagement with Hume, to some degree, but also with Thomas Reid and Dugald Stewart, as well as lesser lights such as James Ogilvie and Thomas Brown. The Scottish Enlightenment, it seems, was still very much alive in American universities through 1850, and perhaps well beyond that date. Spencer’s...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 36–59.
Published: 01 April 2012
... status as customers. As Raven has also suggested, “By reading, the reader assumed links with num- berless others also reading the text, extending the notion of a participatory culture” (“Libraries,” 258). Charlotte Stewart-­Murphy has similarly pointed to the social project of literary commonality...