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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Klaus Stierstorfer Writing in Public: Literature and the Liberty of the Press in Eighteenth-Century Britain . By Trevor Ross . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2018 . xi + 301 pp. Copyright © 2020 by University of Washington 2020 The problem “What is literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 390–394.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Kathleen Blake Genres of the Credit Economy: Mediating Value in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Britain . By Mary Poovey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. x + 511 pp. University of Washington 2009 Kathleen Blake is professor of English at the University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 373–396.
Published: 01 December 2018
... is Marshall 1965 . Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 circulation it-narrative India eighteenth-century Britain Through the many intellectual turns of the academy in the past two decades (the spatial, material, transnational, and, most recently, infrastructural turns), one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2016
... . 2006 . Sentimental Figures of Empire in Eighteenth-Century Britain and France . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . Rawson Claude . 2012 . “ Recent Studies in the Restoration and Eighteenth Century .” Studies in English Literature 52 , no. 3 : 697 – 741 . Shields...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 575–579.
Published: 01 December 1993
...: The Politics of Taste in Eighteenth-Century Britain” pays its way by focusing on the practice of landscape art. (One essay, on Collins’s “Ode to Evening,” would seem to me to have been expendable. Another, “Imaginary Treason, Imaginary Law: The State Trials of 1794,”though bril- liant in itself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 415–441.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Sorensen t the end of the seventeenth century in Britain, collections of songs A and ballads, old and new, began to proliferate in print. Literary studies have come to refer to the eighteenth-century boom in interest in ballads and old songs as the “ballad revival,” a phrase in need...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 169–192.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Britain . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Dodd A. H. 1990 . The Industrial Revolution in North Wales . London : Bridge Books . Edwards Elizabeth . 2015 . “ Footnotes to a Nation .” In Voice and Context in Eighteenth-Century Verse: Order in Variety , edited...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 407–427.
Published: 01 December 2010
... a book tentatively titled Knowing Books: The Consciousness of Mediation in Eighteenth-Century Britain and has published articles in such journals as Eighteenth-Century Studies , Novel , and Philosophy and Literature . The Theory of Paper: Skepticism, Common Sense, Poststructuralism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 572–575.
Published: 01 December 1993
... essays that make up the present volume, Barrell supplies both of these desiderata. Even the lengthy repetitive account of CH in ‘The Public Prospect and the Private View: The Politics of Taste in Eighteenth-Century Britain” pays its way by focusing on the practice of landscape art. (One essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 545–549.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Lynn Festa Lynn Festa is associate professor of English at Rutgers University. She is author of Sentimental Figures of Empire in Eighteenth-Century Britain and France (2006) and coeditor, with Daniel Carey, of The Postcolonial Enlightenment: Eighteenth-Century Colonialism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 395–414.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., preserved its roots in Pindar’s celebration of athletic, martial, and national victory that in turn became the Restora- tion and eighteenth-century celebration of male accomplishments— like Marlborough’s victories as by Congreve and many others, or Britain’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 323–347.
Published: 01 September 2003
...); Catherine Ingrassia, Authorship, Commerce, and Gender in Early Eighteenth-Century England: A Cul- ture of Paper Credit (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998); and Patrick Brantlinger, Fictions of State: Culture and Credit in Britain, 1694Ð1994 (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1996...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 299–303.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Western Reserve University. He is author of Family Fictions: Narrative and Domestic Relations in Britain, 1688 – 1798 (1998). His current book project is tentatively titled The Fate of the Page: Materiality in Eighteenth-Century British Prose Fiction . Reviews Back to Nature: The Green...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 531–559.
Published: 01 December 2004
... communication, where, again, location, temporality, and responsibility were problems. The need to conceptu- alize a war in which Britain was vitally engaged but geographically removed contributed to an expanded interest in the weather, which only in the late eighteenth century could be understood...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 67–93.
Published: 01 March 2013
...: The Didactic Novel in Eighteenth-Century Britain .” Comparative Literature Studies 43 , no. 4 : 466 – 81 . doi:10.1353/cls.2007.0020 . Rainey Lawrence . 1998 . Institutions of Modernism: Literary Elites and Public Culture . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press . Ryan William Patrick...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2008
... during the long eighteenth century in Britain has never been adequately written. Ros Ballaster’s admirable book, which takes on the challenge of surveying this uncharted territory, is worth owning for its comprehensiveness and clarity. It has no recent equivalent, and the only comparable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 295–299.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of the plethora of oriental tales consumed during the long eighteenth century in Britain has never been adequately written. Ros Ballaster’s admirable book, which takes on the challenge of surveying this uncharted territory, is worth owning for its comprehensiveness and clarity. It has no recent equivalent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 303–306.
Published: 01 June 2008
... during the long eighteenth century in Britain has never been adequately written. Ros Ballaster’s admirable book, which takes on the challenge of surveying this uncharted territory, is worth owning for its comprehensiveness and clarity. It has no recent equivalent, and the only comparable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 306–309.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of the plethora of oriental tales consumed during the long eighteenth century in Britain has never been adequately written. Ros Ballaster’s admirable book, which takes on the challenge of surveying this uncharted territory, is worth owning for its comprehensiveness and clarity. It has no recent equivalent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 310–313.
Published: 01 June 2008
... during the long eighteenth century in Britain has never been adequately written. Ros Ballaster’s admirable book, which takes on the challenge of surveying this uncharted territory, is worth owning for its comprehensiveness and clarity. It has no recent equivalent, and the only comparable...