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Title The New eighteenth century : theory, politics, English literature / edited by Felicity Nussbaum and Laura Brown
Published New York : Methuen, 1987


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Description vi,320 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Prison reform and the sentence of narration in The vicar of Wakefield / John Bender -- Johnson and the role of authority / Fredric Bogel -- Sentimentality as performance : Shaftesbury, Sterne, and the theatrics of virtue / Robert Markley -- The spectralization of the other in The mysteries of Udolpho / Terry Castle -- The literature of domestic tourism and the public consumption of private property / Carole Fabricant
Revising critical practices : an introductory essay / Felicity Nussbaum and Laura Brown -- Historicizing Absalom and Achitophel / Michael McKeon -- The romance of empire : Oroonoko and the trade in slaves / Laura Brown -- "When men women turn" : gender reversals in Fielding's plays / Jill Campbell -- Representing an under class : servants and proletarians in Fielding and Smollett / John Richetti -- The resignation of Mary Collier : some problems in feminist literary history / Donna Landry -- On the use of contradiction : economics and morality in the eighteenth-century long poem / John Barrell and Harriet Guest -- Heteroclites : the gender of character in the scandalous memoirs / Felicity Nussbaum
Analysis English literature, 1702-1800 - Critical studies
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Canon (Literature)
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Author Brown, Laura, 1949-
Nussbaum, Felicity.
LC no. 87002757
ISBN 0416016316
Other Titles New 18th century