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Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture (Vol 45) (Hardcover)

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The volume’s first section treats the politics of genre: María Soledad Barbón on the colonial politics of panegyric in Peru;Amanda Johnson on Thomas Jefferson’s use of Ossianic romance; Catherine M. Jaffe on the gender politics of translation in a Spanish novel; Cecilia Feilla on French Revolutionary politics in London harlequinades; andRebecca Tierney-Hynes on the economics of comedic form in Susanna Centlivre’s plays.

The volume’s second section, on textual materialisms, includes Daniel Leonard on fetishism and figurism in Charles de Brosses;Beth Fowkes Tobin on the notebooks of the naturalist Dr. Richard Pulteney;Betty Joseph on capitalism and early English fictional treatments of China and India;Dwight Codr on hairs and sneezes in Pope’s ****** of the Lock; John Greeneon magic lanterns and peepshow boxes in Rousseau’s Rêveries; Sara Muñoz-Muriana on mirrors and gender in Spanish comedy; andDavid Mazella on cultivation and improvement in Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels.

Number of Pages: 278.0
Genre: History, Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: European / English + Irish + Scottish + Welsh
Series Title: Studies in Eighteenth Century Culture
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr
volume number: 45.0
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2016
TCIN: 50988053
UPC: 9781421419367
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-6599

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