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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (2): 47–74.
Published: 01 April 2014
... these requirements. Copyright 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 R Ancient Ethics and Modern Happiness: A Study of  Three Treatises in Enlightenment Britain Brian Michael Norton California State...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (1): 81–89.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Recognizing Earth’s Antiquity—and That a Reliable Geohistory Could Be Developed through Study of Rocks and Fossils Jason A. Lillegraven University of Wyoming Martin J. S. Rudwick. Bursting the Limits of Time: The Reconstruction...
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Published: 01 January 2022
Figure 3. Frederick Magnus Piper, Study Map of Stourhead (1779), reproduced from Steffen Nijhu's “GIS-Based Landscape Design Research: Stourhead Landscape Garden as a Case Study,” in Architecture and the Built Environment 15 (2015): 115. More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 113–133.
Published: 01 January 2024
... those founded on the Continent in response to the penal laws’ proscription of the faith in England. 4 Such work enables a reappraisal of these prayer books within eighteenth-century studies, where scholars have been slow to recognize the ongoing salience and complexity of religious experience. 5...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 73–102.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Mona Scheuermann The College of William & Mary 2000 — Review Essay — Gender Studies of English Fiction Isobel Grundy. Lady Wortley Montagu: Comet of the Enlightenment. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pp. 680...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 83–95.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Nicholas Hudson The College of William & Mary 2002 ECL26207-95-huds.q4 5/28/02 2:23 PM Page 83 Review Essay Challenging Eisenstein: Recent Studies in Print Culture...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (2): 83–105.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Ashley Marshall Duke University Press 2010 Review Essay The State of Swift Studies 2010 Ashley Marshall Pennsylvania State University English...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 89–103.
Published: 01 September 2011
... ). Pp xv + 348. 34 ills. $45 Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Review Essay Studies in British and American Epistolary Culture Eve Tavor Bannet University...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (1): 135–148.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Outliving Three Centuries? A View of Johnson Studies at the Tercentenary of His Birth Christopher Vilmar Salisbury University Clingham, Greg, and Philip Smallwood, eds. Samuel Johnson after 300 Years...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (1): 128–133.
Published: 01 January 2014
... by Duke University Press 2013 Review Essay Sterne Studies at the Tercentenary Brian Michael Norton California State University, Fullerton W. B. Gerard, ed. Divine Rhetoric: Essays on the Sermons of Laurence Sterne...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 59–64.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Michael Gavin Underwood Ted . Why Literary Periods Mattered: Historical Contrast and the Prestige of English Studies . ( Stanford : Stanford Univ. , 2013 ). Pp. viii + 199 . $35 Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Review Essay...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 54–60.
Published: 01 January 2009
...: Univ. of Pennsylvania, 2007). Pp. 252. $59.95. ISBN 0-8122-3791-7 Duke University Press 2008 Review Essay Highlandisms: The Expanding Scope of Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Juliet...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (1): 29–55.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... Duke University Press 2009 R The Thirtieth of  January Sermon: Swift, Johnson, Sterne, and the Evolution of Culture The American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies James L. Clifford Lecture, 2008...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (2): 77–82.
Published: 01 April 2024
.... , 2019 ). Pp. 248 . $55 . Copyright 2024 by Duke University Press 2024 To read these four very fine works of scholarship together is to witness the flux of novel studies of our time—the steady decline of a particular idea of the novel, based on realism, and the development of new ways...
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 3. George Jones (1786–1869), Studies of a Coldstream Guards Officer and Military Portraits (1815), 38.1 × 48.2 cm, oil on board, private collection. Image courtesy of Bridgeman Art Library. More
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 4. George Jones (1786–1869), A Highlander, Black Watch attending a General of Hussars, possible Lord Uxbridge: A Study for “The Battle of Waterloo” (ca. 1815), 22.2 × 37.5 cm, oil on board, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection. Image courtesy of Bridgeman Art Library. More
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2024) 48 (1): 28–49.
Published: 01 January 2024
... material form in an illustrated manuscript book he produced in the first decades of the eighteenth century. As a work and an object, the Chronicles stages a series of conversations between print and manuscript. In exploring this unique case study, we expose how the mixed medium of the manuscript book could...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2019) 43 (3): 41–60.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and archival evidence about sexual relations between noblemen and workingmen in eighteenth-century Paris. Nobles who sought and had sex with men, more often in private than in public spaces, have not been studied as a group. As this case study demonstrates, their rank both sheltered then from arrest...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 96–115.
Published: 01 January 2017
... critique of some dominant methodologies employed in assessing popularity in bibliographical study. Reissues are often discounted by bibliographers taking quantitative approaches to popularity, because they are not taken to be signs of expected demand, as new editions are. This article argues...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (3): 89–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and increasingly widespread belief that “close reading is … totally inappropriate as a method of studying literary history.” We need to nurture and celebrate scholars who understand the importance of historical evidence, even when that evidence is incomplete, and who also understand the subtleties of rhetorical...