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Quick springs of sense : studies in the eighteenth century / monograph.

Author: Larry S Champion
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats

Fifteen original essays that move from structural and thematic subjects to matters of historical and cultural significance. Contributors cover a wide variety of the literary interests and figures of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry S Champion
ISBN: 0820338451 9780820338453
OCLC Number: 908257769
Description: viii, 254 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The shortest way: characteristic Defoe fiction / Benjamin Boyce --
Those gaudy tulips: Swift's "Unprintables" / John M. Aden --
Gulliver's fourth voyage: "hard" and "soft" schools of interpretation / James L. Clifford --
The rivalry of the Female tatlers: periodical piracy in the early eighteenth century / Robert B. White --
Cambridge and the Copyright act of Queen Anne (1710-1814) / J.C.T. Oates --
Ordering chaos: th Dunciad / B.L. Reid --
Sentimentalism and theater reform in the early eighteenth century / Calhoun Winton --
Sir Fretful Plagiary and Goldsmith's "An essay on the theatre": the background of Richard Cumberland's "Dedication to detraction" / Oliver W. Ferguson --
Defoe, Swift, and Fielding: notes on the retirement theme / A.S. Knowles --
Language, dialogue, and point of view in Fielding: some considerations / C.J. Rawson --
The lesson of Amelia / J. Paul Hunter --
Unity in eighteenth-century episodic novels / H.K. Russell --
Voices sonorous and cracked: Stern's pulpit oratory / Arthur Cash --
A state of warfare: some aspects of time and chance in Tristram Shandy / Jean-Claude Salle --
Disenchanting the man of feeling: Smollett's Ferdinand Count Fathom / Thomas R. Preston.
Responsibility: edited by Larry S. Champion.


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