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The birth of Pandora and the division of knowledge

Author: John Barrell
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Macmillan, 1992.
Series: Language, discourse, society.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book brings together many of John Barrell's essays - some written especially for this volume - on the history and politics of culture in eighteenth-century Britain. It addresses a wide range of cultural practices - painting, sculpture, poetry, the law, the division of labour - discussing them in relation to such issues as sexuality, the body and representation and the distinction between public and private. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Barrell, John.
Birth of Pandora and the division of knowledge.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Macmillan, 1992
(DLC) 92188041
(OCoLC)26354626
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Barrell
ISBN: 9780230372320 0230372325 0333482875 9780333482872 0333482883 9780333482889
OCLC Number: 759111027
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 263 pages) : illustrations
Contents: List of Illustrations --
Acknowledgements --
Foreword --
The Private Comedy of Thomas Rowlandson --
The Public Figure and the Private Eye: William Collins's 'Ode to Evening' --
The Public Prospect and the Private View: The Politics of Taste in Eighteenth-Century Britain --
'The Dangerous Goddess': Masculinity, Prestige and the Aesthetic in Early Eighteenth-Century Britain --
Visualising the Division of Labour: William Pyne's Microcosm --
Imaginary Treason, Imaginary Law: The State Trials of 1794 --
The Birth of Pandora and the Origin of Painting --
Notes --
References --
Index.
Series Title: Language, discourse, society.
Responsibility: John Barrell.
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Part of a series, this collection contains essays delivered as papers, which focus on 18th-century British culture. Other titles in the series, by various authors, include "The Crisis in Historical  Read more...

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