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The providence of wit : aspects of form in Augustan literature and the arts

Author: Martin C Battestin
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1974.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Battestin, Martin C.
Providence of wit.
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1974
(OCoLC)587399068
Named Person: Augustus, Emperor of Rome; Augustus, Emperor of Rome
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin C Battestin
ISBN: 0198120524 9780198120520
OCLC Number: 1185059
Description: x, 331, [6] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The idea of order in nature and the arts, 1660-1750 --
Pope: art and time in the Pastorals --
Pope: the idea of creation --
Gay: the meanings of art and artifice --
Fielding: the argument of design --
Fielding: the definition of wisdom --
Goldsmith: the comedy of Job --
Swift and Sterne: the disturbance of form.
Responsibility: Martin C. Ballestin.

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