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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (1): 28–57.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., and other perceived outsiders at the heart of the expanding empire. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Hannah Cowley Georgic domestic comedy cosmopolitanism waxworks • “A City Graced with Many a Dome”: Hannah Cowley’s Domestic Comedies...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 111–114.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., the University of Oxford, scrofula, the waxworks, hangings, songs, laws, recreations, localities, political offices, writers and publishers, the theater, idioms, religious practices and controver- sies, enlightenment philosophy, the Spectator, the textual history of Hamlet, the making of punch...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2020) 44 (2): 1–16.
Published: 01 April 2020
... with visual ver- sions of the texts. In the form of statues and waxworks, they figuratively and three- dimensionally introduced viewers to characters from The Seasons, such as Celadon and Amelia, or the eponymous heroine of Samuel Rich- ardson s epistolary novel, Pamela: or, Virtue Rewarded.2 The market...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (2): 30–65.
Published: 01 April 2015
...] West’s to Mrs Salmon’s Wax-figure Gallery” (337). The answer? Paintings are imitations; a marble peach and waxworks display are copies. Accordingly, Coleridge contrasts imitation as it “captures the essence of the original” against imitation as mechanical reproduction (337n). He thus also reveals...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 January 2022
... the “syntactical architecture” of late eighteenth-century landscape gardens. 17. Pamela inspired its own waxworks, and was represented in painted scenes at the supper boxes at Vauxhall. 18. This argument is central to Henri Lefebvre, The Production of Space , trans. Donald Nicholson-Smith (1974...
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