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Commonplace Books and Reading in Georgian England.

Author: David Allan
Publisher: Leiden : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first full-length study of the commonplace book in the eighteenth century.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Allan, David.
Commonplace Books and Reading in Georgian England.
Leiden : Cambridge University Press, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Allan
ISBN: 9780511774812 0511774818
OCLC Number: 645939913
Description: 1 online resource (320 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Prolegomenon; Chapter 1 The problem with reading: history and theory in the culture of Georgian England; Part I: Origins; Chapter 2 'Many Sketches & scraps of Sentiments': what is a commonplace book?; Chapter 3 A very short history of commonplacing; Chapter 4 Commonplacing modernity: Enlightenment and the necessity of note-taking; Part II: Form and matter; Chapter 5 'A sort of register or orderly collection of things': Locke and the organisation of wisdom; Chapter 6 The importance of being epigrammatic. Chapter 7 Manufacturing an encyclopaediaPart III: Readers and reading; Chapter 8 Critical autonomy and readership; Chapter 9 Dexterity and textuality: the experience of reading; Part IV: Ancient and modern; Chapter 10 Sounding the Muses' lyre: rhetoric and neo-classicism; Chapter 11 Invention and imitation: practising the art of composition; Part V: Texts and tastes; Chapter 12 Taming the Bard: dramatic readings; Chapter 13 Commo.

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The first full-length study of the commonplace book in the eighteenth century.

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