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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Hesitancy and Experimentation in Enlightenment Spain and Spanish America

    Edited by Ann L Mackenzie, Jeremy Robbins

    Published in memory of Ivy L. McClelland, a pioneer-scholar of Spain’s eighteenth century, this volume of original essays contains, besides an Introduction to her career and internationally influential writings, three previously unpublished essays by McClelland and nine studies by other scholars,...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  8. Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    By Pierre Choderlos de Laclos

    Series: Routledge Classics

    ‘I resolved to write a book which would create some stir in the world and continue to do after I had gone from it.’ - Choderlos de Laclos A great sensation at the time of first publication, Les Liaisons Dangereuses reads as much the most 'modern' of eighteenth-century novels. Viewed by some...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Female Reader in the English Novel

    From Burney to Austen

    By Joe Bray

    Series: Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature

    This book examines how reading is represented within the novels of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century. Contemporary accounts portrayed the female reader in particular as passive and impressionable; liable to identify dangerously with the world of her reading. This study shows that...

    Published July 14th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Literary Quest for an American National Character

    By Finn Pollard

    Series: Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

    "What then is the American, this new man?" This question is explored here through the lives and writings of a sequence of imaginative authors each of whom confronted a crucial moment in the evolution of the new nation (from Crevecoeur and the Revolution, through Washington Irving and...

    Published June 18th 2010 by Routledge