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  1. Horace Walpole

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Peter Sabor

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Henry Fielding

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Thomas Lockwood, Ronald Paulson

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Laurence Sterne

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Alan B. Howes

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Mary Wollstonecraft, Pedagogy, and the Practice of Feminism

    By Kirstin Hanley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    This study examines Mary Wollstonecraft—generally recognized as the founder of the early feminist movement—by shedding light on her contributions to eighteenth-century instructional literature, and feminist pedagogy in particular. While contemporary scholars have extensively theorized...

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Sex and Death in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    Edited by Jolene Zigarovich

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    This book discusses sex and death in the eighteenth-century, an era that among other forms produced the Gothic novel, commencing the prolific examination of the century’s shifting attitudes toward death and uncovering literary moments in which sexuality and death often conjoined. By bringing...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Pleasures of the Imagination

    English Culture in the Eighteenth Century

    By John Brewer

    The Pleasures of the Imagination examines the birth and development of English "high culture" in the eighteenth century. It charts the growth of a literary and artistic world fostered by publishers, theatrical and musical impresarios, picture dealers and auctioneers, and presented to th public in...

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge

  7. What is Enlightenment?

    By Samuel Fleischacker

    Series: Kant's Questions

    "Have the courage to use your own understanding! - that is the motto of enlightenment." - Immanuel Kant The Enlightenment is one of the most important and contested periods in the history of philosophy. The problems it addressed, such as the proper extent of individual freedom and the challenging...

    Published February 20th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Originality and Intellectual Property in the French and English Enlightenment

    Edited by Reginald McGinnis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    Are legal concepts of intellectual property and copyright related to artistic notions of invention and originality? Do literary and legal scholars have anything to learn from each other, or should the legal debate be viewed as separate from questions of aesthetics? Bridging what are usually...

    Published October 9th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Rise of Literary Journalism in the Eighteenth Century

    Anxious Employment

    By Iona Italia

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    Recent years have witnessed a heightened interest in eighteenth-century literary journalism and popular culture. This book provides an account of the early periodical as a literary genre and traces the development of journalism from the 1690s to the 1760s, covering a range of publications by both...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Criticism of Henry Fielding

    By Ioan Williams

    First published in 1970, this selection of Fielding’s criticism is an important contribution to our understanding of Fielding and his age. It directs considerable light upon Fielding’s own critical views, with regard both to his own works and to eighteenth century life and literature at large. The...

    Published July 31st 2012 by Routledge