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Product Description: In this groundbreaking work of revisionary literary history, Marilyn Butler traces the imagining of alternative versions of the nation in eighteenth-century Britain, both in the works of a series of well-known poets (Akenside, Thomson, Gray, Collins, Chatterton, Macpherson, Blake) and in the differing accounts of the national culture offered by eighteenth-century antiquarians and literary historians...read more

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9781107116382 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 31, 2015, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: In this groundbreaking work of revisionary literary history, Marilyn Butler traces the imagining of alternative versions of the nation in eighteenth-century Britain, both in the works of a series of well-known poets (Akenside, Thomson, Gray, Collins, Chatterton, Macpherson, Blake) and in the differing accounts of the national culture offered by eighteenth-century antiquarians and literary historians.

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9781409944096, titled "Essay on Irish Bulls" | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2009, cover price $13.99
9781904558750 | Univ College Dublin Pr, June 15, 2007, cover price $39.95

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By Marilyn Butler (editor)

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9780199537150 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2009), cover price $8.95

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9780199217601 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 15, 2007, cover price $9.99

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By Marilyn Butler (editor)

Hardcover:

9780141197715 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, April 24, 2012), cover price $21.00

Paperback:

9780141439792 | Reissue edition (Penguin Classics, May 1, 2003), cover price $8.00

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The tie-in to an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this richly illustrated study incorporates more than two hundred prints, paintings, drawings, and illuminated books by poet, artist, and mystic William Blake, accompanied by introductory essays on Blake the man, his role in the political and social upheavals of his era, his innovative printing techniques, and his visionary art. (view table of contents)
By Peter Ackroyd (introduced by), Marilyn Butler (introduced by), Robin Hamlyn, Michael Phillips and Tate Britain (other contributor)

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9780810957107 | Harry N Abrams Inc, March 1, 2001, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Presents reproductions of more than two hundred prints, paintings, drawings, and illuminated books by William Blake, accompanied by essays on Blake the man, his role in the political and social upheavals of his era, and his visionary art.

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Product Description: Presents scholars, students and general readers with the major fiction for adults, much of the best of juvenile fiction, and a selection of the educational and occasional writings of Maria Edgeworth.

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9781138764385 | Routledge, September 25, 2003, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Presents scholars, students and general readers with the major fiction for adults, much of the best of juvenile fiction, and a selection of the educational and occasional writings of Maria Edgeworth.
9781138764392 | Routledge, September 25, 2003, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Presents scholars, students and general readers with the major fiction for adults, much of the best of juvenile fiction, and a selection of the educational and occasional writings of Maria Edgeworth.
9781138764408 | Routledge, September 25, 2003, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Presents scholars, students and general readers with the major fiction for adults, much of the best of juvenile fiction, and a selection of the educational and occasional writings of Maria Edgeworth.
9781138764415 | Routledge, September 25, 2003, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Presents scholars, students and general readers with the major fiction for adults, much of the best of juvenile fiction, and a selection of the educational and occasional writings of Maria Edgeworth.
9781851961887 | Routledge, January 1, 1999, cover price $1155.00 | About this edition: This twelve-volume edition of the major works of Maria Edgeworth makes available one of the most important but most neglected of women writers in English.
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A young Swiss scientist's discovery of the cause of generation leads to the creation of a hideous monster (view table of contents)

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9780192833662, titled "Frankenstein, Or, the Modern Prometheus: The 1818 Text" | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 25, 1998), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A young Swiss scientist's discovery of the cause of generation leads to the creation of a hideous monster
9780192822833 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 17, 1994, cover price $4.95 | also contains Girls' Life Guide to a Drama-Free Life | About this edition: Shelley's enduringly popular and rich gothic tale confronts some of the most feared innovations of evolutionism and science--topics such as degeneracy, hereditary disease, and humankind's ability to act as creator of the modern world.

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Product Description: Book by Schieffelin, Edward

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9781889473987 | Royal Spectrum Pub, August 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by Schieffelin, Edward

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Product Description: "I could not but admire my lady's spirit, and was proud to see Castle Rackrent again in all its glory" Thady Quirk is the ever-present steward to four generations of a dying dynasty in Castle Racrent, hilariously flattering and encouraging his hapless masters on their road to ruin...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780140433203 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, January 1, 1993), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: "I could not but admire my lady's spirit, and was proud to see Castle Rackrent again in all its glory" Thady Quirk is the ever-present steward to four generations of a dying dynasty in Castle Racrent, hilariously flattering and encouraging his hapless masters on their road to ruin.

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Product Description: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement. Wollstonecraft's writings include fiction, journalism, reviews, and diaries, and confirm her place in history as a signinficant force in the young rationalist movement in education and politics...read more

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9780814792315 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement.

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Product Description: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement. Wollstonecraft's writings include fiction, journalism, reviews, and diaries, and confirm her place in history as a signinficant force in the young rationalist movement in education and politics...read more

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9780814792308 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement.

Product Description: In this collection of critical essays, four scholars of Romanticism address the problematic concept of "history" within the specific context of Romantic studies. In so doing, the authors interrogate the methods and assumptions of both "new" and "old" historicism, providing alternative ways of reading the literary past...read more

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9780631165910 | Blackwell Pub, October 1, 1989, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In this collection of critical essays, four scholars of Romanticism address the problematic concept of "history" within the specific context of Romantic studies.

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Product Description: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement. Wollstonecraft's writings include fiction, journalism, reviews, and diaries, and confirm her place in history as a signinficant force in the young rationalist movement in education and politics...read more

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9780814792254 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $595.00 | About this edition: This is the first and only complete edition of all the published writings of Mary Wollstonecraft, the mother of the feminist movement.
9781138764521 | Taylor & Francis Ltd, September 1, 1989, cover price $113.90 | About this edition: A seven volume set of books containing all the known published writings and translations of Mary Wollstonecraft, who is generally recognised as the mother of the feminist movement.
9781138764514 | Taylor & Francis Ltd, September 1, 1989, cover price $113.90 | About this edition: A seven volume set of books containing all the known published writings and translations of Mary Wollstonecraft, who is generally recognised as the mother of the feminist movement.
9781138764507 | Taylor & Francis Ltd, September 1, 1989, cover price $113.90 | About this edition: A seven volume set of books containing all the known published writings and translations of Mary Wollstonecraft, who is generally recognised as the mother of the feminist movement.
9781138764545 | Taylor & Francis Ltd, September 1, 1989, cover price $113.90 | About this edition: A seven volume set of books containing all the known published writings and translations of Mary Wollstonecraft, who is generally recognised as the mother of the feminist movement.
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Product Description: This work considers the canon of English studies and its implications both for the way literature is learned in universities and the way it is read elsewhere. It looks at what texts should be studied and who should determine them.

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9780521369756 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1988, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This work considers the canon of English studies and its implications both for the way literature is learned in universities and the way it is read elsewhere.

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Product Description: It is often said that Jane Austen in the countryside remained isolated from the great events of her time. But as Marilyn Butler points out in Jane Austen and the War of Ideas, Austen was not isolated from reading novels, and novels carried controversy...read more

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9780198129684 | Reprint edition (Clarendon Pr, March 10, 1988), cover price $62.00 | About this edition: It is often said that Jane Austen in the countryside remained isolated from the great events of her time.

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Product Description: This study of the Romantics--Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Austen, Scott, Bryon, Shelley, and Keats--places these richly varied writers into their proper historical setting. Butler relates the French and American Revolution, the Napoleonic Wars, the expansion of agriculture, trade, and industry, and growing economic and social pressures to the cultural forces which shaped their work...read more

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9780192891327 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 31, 1985), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This study of the Romantics--Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Austen, Scott, Bryon, Shelley, and Keats--places these richly varied writers into their proper historical setting.

Hardcover:

9780939208005 | Horizon Pr, November 1, 1984, cover price $12.95

Paperback:

9780939208012 | Horizon Pr, October 1, 1982, cover price $6.95

Product Description: Cambridge English Prose Texts consists of volumes devoted to selections of non-fictional English prose of the late sixteenth to the mid nineteenth centuries. The series provides students, primarily though not exclusively those of English literature, with the opportunity of reading significant prose writers who, for a variety of reasons (not least their generally being unavailable in suitable editions), are rarely studied, but whose influence on their times was very considerable...read more
By Marilyn Butler (editor)

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9780521243865 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1984, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Cambridge English Prose Texts consists of volumes devoted to selections of non-fictional English prose of the late sixteenth to the mid nineteenth centuries.

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9780521286565 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1984, cover price $49.99

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Product Description: This study takes a fresh look at one of the most fertile periods in English literature, and questions the validity of grouping such diverse talents as Blake, Keats, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Byron, Scott, and Austen under the critical label of `Romantic'.

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9780195203844 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 8, 1982, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: This study takes a fresh look at one of the most fertile periods in English literature, and questions the validity of grouping such diverse talents as Blake, Keats, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Byron, Scott, and Austen under the critical label of `Romantic'.

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