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  1. 18th Century Literature

    Critical Heritage Set

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    Comprises of individual volumes on: Joseph Addison and Richard Steele, Samuel Johnson, Horace Walpole, Oliver Goldsmith, George Crabbe and Robert BurnsThe Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses...

    Published November 8th 1995 by Routledge

  2. Samuel Johnson

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by James T. Boulton

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

    Published November 8th 1995 by Routledge

  3. William Cowper

    The Task and Selected Other Poems

    By William Cowper, James Sambrook

    Series: Longman Annotated Texts

    Having previously suffered neglect as a result of Pope's dominance of the period, William Cowper (1731-1800) has now become a far more important figure in eighteenth-century literature. Following the successful format of the series, Professor Sambrook's edition consists of a comprehensive,...

    Published October 23rd 1994 by Routledge

  4. Living by the Pen

    Women Writers in the Eighteenth Century

    By Cheryl Turner

    Living by the Pen traces the pattern of the development of women's fiction from 1696 to 1796 and offers an interpretation of its distinctive features. It focuses upon the writers rather than their works, and identifies professional novelists. Through examination of the extra-literary context, and...

    Published April 6th 1994 by Routledge

  5. The Twickenham Edition of the Poems of Alexander Pope

    The definitive edition of Pope's poetry, his notes, editorial notes plus introductions

    Edited by John Butt

    The Twickenham Edition of the Poems of Alexander Pope has remained the standard edition for more than a generation. Offering the complete poems this work is the single most authoritative collection available. Set in a descriptive background of eighteenth-century life, the poetry is placed in its...

    Published January 5th 1994 by Routledge

  6. The Eighteenth Century

    The Intellectual and Cultural Context of English Literature 1700-1789, 2nd Edition

    By James Sambrook

    Series: Longman Literature In English Series

    This is an impressive and lucid survey of eighteenth-century intellectual life, providing a real sense of the complexity of the age and of the cultural and intellectual climate in which imaginative literature flourished. It reflects on some of the dominant themes of the period, arguing against such...

    Published November 21st 1993 by Routledge

  7. The Songs of Robert Burns

    Edited by Donald Low

    In this definitive work for our generation, Donald Low brings together, for the first time, the words and tunes of all Burns' known songs, both `polite' and bawdy. The Songs of Robert Burns were, in their author's eyes, the crown of his achievement as a poet. After years of study and investigation...

    Published January 20th 1993 by Routledge

  8. Drunks, Whores and Idle Apprentices

    Criminal Biographies of the Eighteenth Century

    By Philip Rawlings

    Criminal biographies enjoyed enormous popularity in the Eighteenth Century: today they offer us some fascinating perspectives on the period. Drunks, Whores and Idle Apprentices is the first book to reproduce a number of these biographies in full.Not only do these biographies make fascinating...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Routledge

  9. The Madhouse of Language

    Writing and Reading Madness in the Eighteenth Century

    By Allan Ingram

    Language has always been used as a measure of social, ideological, and psychological contexts for the exploration of madness. The Madhouse of Language considers the relations between madness and language from the late seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries, focusing on the close analysis of both...

    Published February 19th 1992 by Routledge

  10. Imperial Eyes

    Travel Writing and Transculturation

    By Mary Louise Pratt

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 29th 1992 by Routledge