By R. F. Brissenden

This quantity offers an array of experiences on many facets of the eighteenth century: at the novel, background, the historical past of rules, drama, poetry and sentimentality. The essays are as various as ‘Pope’s Essays on guy and the French Enlightenment’ and ‘Of Silk-worms and Farthingales and the need of God.’ One staff is worried with the works and concepts of Bayle, Alexander Gerard, Diderot, Fuseli, Hawkesworth and quick between others.

The essays are the paintings of major students for plenty of disciplines and have been offered on the moment David Nichol Smith Seminar; jointly they mirror many of the liveliest and most modern tendencies within the current reexamination of the interval. The e-book can be helpful to all scholars of the literature, suggestion, and civilisation of the eighteenth century.

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