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Ranging over the tradition of verse satire from the Roman poets to their seventeenth- and eighteenth-century imitators in England and France, Howard D. Weinbrot challenges the common view of Alexander Pope as a Horatian satirist in a Horatian age. Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

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9780691641942 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $142.50
9780691065106 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 1, 1982, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: Ranging over the tradition of verse satire from the Roman poets to their seventeenth- and eighteenth-century imitators in England and France, Howard D.

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9780691614281 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: Ranging over the tradition of verse satire from the Roman poets to their seventeenth- and eighteenth-century imitators in England and France, Howard D.

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Product Description: Howard D. Weinbrot challenges the view that the period 1660-1800 is correctly regarded as the "Augustan" age of English literature, a time in which classical Augustan ideals provided a main source of inspiration. Scholars have held that British writers of the Restoration and eighteenth century considered Augustus Caesar to be the model of the wise ruler who enabled political, literary, and moral wisdom to flourish...read more

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9780691643809, titled "Augustus Caesar in Augustan England: The Decline of a Classical Norm" | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Howard D.
9780023156618, titled "Readers, Teachers, Learners: Expanding Literacy in the Secondary Schools" | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1995), cover price $68.80 | also contains Readers, Teachers, Learners: Expanding Literacy in the Secondary Schools
9780691063447 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 1, 1977, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Howard D.

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9780691616513, titled "Augustus Caesar in Augustan England: The Decline of a Classical Norm" | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Howard D.

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Product Description: This wide-ranging volume examines the theoretical and scholarly contexts of Johnson’s work as a lexicographer, moralist, poet, political commentator, sermon writer, periodical essayist, biographer, literary critic, and theorist...read more
By Howard D. Weinbrot (editor)

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9780873282598 | Huntington Library Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This wide-ranging volume examines the theoretical and scholarly contexts of Johnson’s work as a lexicographer, moralist, poet, political commentator, sermon writer, periodical essayist, biographer, literary critic, and theorist.

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Product Description: Literature, Religion, and the Evolution of Culture, 1660–1780 chronicles changes in contentious politics and religion and their varied representations in British letters from the mid-seventeenth to the late eighteenth century. An uncertain trend toward tolerance and away from painful discord significantly influenced authors who reflected on and enhanced germane aspects of British literary and intellectual life...read more

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9781421405162, titled "Literature, Religion, and the Evolution of Culture, 1660–1780" | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 14, 2013, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Literature, Religion, and the Evolution of Culture, 1660–1780 chronicles changes in contentious politics and religion and their varied representations in British letters from the mid-seventeenth to the late eighteenth century.

By Thomas A. Horrocks (editor) and Howard D. Weinbrot (editor)

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9780981885841 | Houghton Library of the Harvard, September 12, 2011, cover price $30.00

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Product Description: This, Howard D.Weinbrot's magnum opus, draws on a large range of material to chronicle the developing confidence in British national literature from the 1670s to the 1770s. Using varied biblical, classical, English, economic, French, historical, literary, philosophical, political and Scottish sources, Professor Weinbrot shows that one of the central trends of eighteenth-century Britain was the movement away from classical towards native values and models...read more

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9780521325196 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $62.99

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9780521034104 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 5, 2007, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: This, Howard D.

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Product Description: Howard D. Weinbrot here collects thirteen of his most important essays on Restoration and eighteenth-century British satire. Divided into sections on 'contexts' and 'texts', the essays range widely and deeply across the spectrum of satiric kinds, satirists, satires, and scholarly and critical problems...read more

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9780521034098 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 26, 2007, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Howard D.

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Product Description: Despite the long history of Menippean satire, from antiquity through the early modern era in Europe and up to the present, the genre often has resisted precise definition and has evoked critical controversy. In this magisterial work, Howard D...read more

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9780801882104 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 12, 2005, cover price $67.00 | About this edition: Despite the long history of Menippean satire, from antiquity through the early modern era in Europe and up to the present, the genre often has resisted precise definition and has evoked critical controversy.

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Product Description: Howard D. Weinbrot's "Aspects of Samuel Johnson: Essays on His Arts, Mind, Afterlife, and Politics" collects earlier and new essays on Johnson's varied achievements in lexicography, poetry, narrative, and prose style. It considers Johnson's uses of the general and the particular as they relate to the reader's role in the creative process, his complex approach to the concept of literary genre, and his resolutely in-human view of skepticism...read more

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9780874138740 | Univ of Delaware Pr, December 5, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Howard D.
9781611492552 | Univ of Delaware Pr, October 1, 2005, cover price $95.00

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Product Description: Howard D. Weinbrot here collects thirteen of his most important essays on Restoration and eighteenth-century British satire. Divided into sections on 'contexts' and 'texts', the essays range widely and deeply across the spectrum of satiric kinds, satirists, satires, and scholarly and critical problems...read more

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9780521325134 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1988, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Howard D.

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Product Description: A unique examination of the role of the dictionary in civilization, this anthology presents a variety of essays ranging in scope from the Middle Ages to the present. The nine essays provide important insights into the uses and limitations of dictionaries in specific areas, inquiry into the development of stylistics, and a brief overview of the historical and recent changes in American, English, and Continental lexicography...read more

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9780809305155 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, June 1, 1972, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A unique examination of the role of the dictionary in civilization, this anthology presents a variety of essays ranging in scope from the Middle Ages to the present.

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