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The rhetoric of diversion in English literature and culture, 1690-1760

Author: Darryl P Domingo
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of how literature of the early eighteenth century represented a newly fashionable life of amusement and diversion.

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Genre/Form: History
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl P Domingo
ISBN: 9781107146273 1107146275 9781107145801 1107145805
OCLC Number: 923547302
Description: xiii, 305 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: "Unbending the mind": introduction by way of diversion --
"The predominant taste of the present age": diversion and the literary market --
"Pleas'd at being so agreeably deceiv'd": pantomime and the poetics of dumb wit --
"Fasten'd by the eyes": popular wonder, print culture, and the exhibition of monstrosity --
"Pleasantry for thy entertainment": novelistic discourse and the rhetoric of diversion --
"The soul of reading": Conclusion by way of animadversion.
Responsibility: Darryl P. Domingo, University of Memphis.
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