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  1. Gender and the Fictions of the Public Sphere, 1690-1755

    By Anthony Pollock

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    Challenging the longstanding interpretation of the early English public sphere as polite, inclusive, and egalitarian this book re-interprets key texts by representative male authors from the period—Addison, Steele, Shaftesbury, and Richardson—as reactionary responses to the widely-consumed and...

    Published March 12th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Ruined by Design

    Shaping Novels and Gardens in the Culture of Sensibility

    By Inger Sigrun Brodey

    Series: Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory

    By examining the motif of ruination in a variety of late-eighteenth-century domains, this book portrays the moral aesthetic of the culture of sensibility in Europe, particularly its negotiation of the demands of tradition and pragmatism alongside utopian longings for authenticity, natural goodness,...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Daniel Defoe

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Pat Rogers

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

    Published November 11th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Eighteenth-Century Authorship and the Play of Fiction

    Novels and the Theater, Haywood to Austen

    By Emily Hodgson Anderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    This study looks at developments in eighteenth-century drama that influenced the rise of the novel; it begins by asking why women writers of this period experimented so frequently with both novels and plays. Here, Eliza Haywood, Frances Burney, Elizabeth Inchbald, Maria Edgeworth, and Jane Austen...

    Published October 11th 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Lives of Jonathan Swift

    Edited by Daniel Cook

    Contemporaries were mesmerized by the outrageous wit of Jonathan Swift (1667–1745), a writer still widely regarded as the greatest satirist of all time. Soon after Swift’s death, his friends and enemies raced to publish the definitive account of the Dean of St Patrick’s. Now, Routledge brings these...

    Published June 14th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Print, Visuality, and Gender in Eighteenth-Century Satire

    “The Scope in Ev’ry Page”

    By Katherine Mannheimer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    This study interprets eighteenth-century satire’s famous typographical obsession as a fraught response to the Enlightenment’s "ocularcentric" epistemological paradigms, as well as to a print-cultural moment identified by book-historians as increasingly "visual" — a moment at which widespread...

    Published May 26th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Imperial Theme - Wilson Knight

    By Wilson Knight

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Poets Of Action - Wilson Knight

    By Wilson Knight

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Starlit Dome - Wilson Knight

    By Wilson Knight

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Mutual Flame - Wilson Knight V

    By Wilson Knight

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 24th 2011 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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