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  1. 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 8th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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 12th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 12th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 10th 2012 by Routledge

  7. 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 October 1st 2012 by Routledge

  8. 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 August 1st 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Making of the Modern Child

    Children's Literature in the Late Eighteenth Century

    By Andrew O'Malley

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This book explores how the concept of childhood in the late 18th century was constructed through the ideological work performed by children's literature, as well as pedagogical writing and medical literature of the era. Andrew O'Malley ties the evolution of the idea of "the child" to the...

    Published June 21st 2012 by Routledge

  10. Novel and Romance 1700-1800 (Routledge Revivals)

    A Documentary Record

    By Ioan Williams

    The documents collected in this volume, first published in 1970, trace the development of novel criticism during one of the most formative periods in the history of fiction: from 1700-1800. The material includes prefaces to collections, translations and original novels; essays written for journals...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. An Introduction to Pope (Routledge Revivals)
    By Pat Rogers
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  2. Robinson Crusoe (Routledge Revivals)
    By Pat Rogers
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  3. Grub Street (Routledge Revivals): Studies in a Subculture
    By Pat Rogers
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  4. Routledge Library Editions: William Blake
    By Various
    To Be Published August 19th 2015
  5. Blake's Heroic Argument
    By David Fuller
    To Be Published August 19th 2015

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