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Product Description: Modernity’s Mist explores an understudied aspect of Romanticism: its future-oriented poetics. Whereas Romanticism is well known for its relation to the past, Emily Rohrbach situates Romantic epistemological uncertainties in relation to historiographical debates that opened up a radically unpredictable and fast- approaching future...read more

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9780823267965 | Fordham Univ Pr, December 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Modernity’s Mist explores an understudied aspect of Romanticism: its future-oriented poetics.

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9780823267972 | Fordham Univ Pr, December 1, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Modernity’s Mist explores an understudied aspect of Romanticism: its future-oriented poetics.
9780534545871, titled "Media Effects Research: A Basic Overview" | Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2002, cover price $63.95 | also contains Media Effects Research: A Basic Overview | About this edition: This exciting new text provides an excellent introduction for students of mass media effects.
9780534545857, titled "Internet Guide for History" | Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1998, cover price $57.95 | also contains Internet Guide for History | About this edition: Book by Kurland, Daniel J.

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Product Description: Historical Writing in Britain, 1688-1830 explores a series of debates concerning the nature and value of the past in the long eighteenth century. The essays investigate a diverse range of subjects including art history, biography, historical poetry, and novels, as well as addressing more conventional varieties of historical writing...read more
By Fiona Price (editor)

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9781137332639 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 29, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Historical Writing in Britain, 1688-1830 explores a series of debates concerning the nature and value of the past in the long eighteenth century.

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Product Description: The civil rights movement and immigration reform transformed American politics in the mid-1960s. Demographic diversity and identity politics raised the challenge of e pluribus unum anew, and multiculturalism emerged as a new ideological response to this dilemma...read more

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9780521828833 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 31, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The civil rights movement and immigration reform transformed American politics in the mid-1960s.
9780333738528, titled "China''s Export Miracle: Origins, Results, and Prospects" | Macmillan Pub Ltd, June 1, 1999, cover price $55.01 | also contains China''s Export Miracle: Origins, Results, and Prospects | About this edition: An analysis of the causes and consequences of China's transformation from a minor player to the world's tenth largest trader in less than two decades.
9780333738962, titled "William Blake and the Myths of Britain" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1999, cover price $189.00 | also contains William Blake and the Myths of Britain | About this edition: William Blake and the Myths of Britain is the first full-length study of Blake's use of British mythology and history.

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9780521535786 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 31, 2014, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The civil rights movement and immigration reform transformed American politics in the mid-1960s.

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Product Description: In the half century before Walter Scott's Waverley , dozens of popular novelists produced historical fictions for circulating libraries. This book examines eighty-five popular historical novels published between 1762 and 1813, looking at how the conventions of the genre developed through a process of imitation and experimentation...read more

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9780230246294 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2010, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: In the half century before Walter Scott's Waverley , dozens of popular novelists produced historical fictions for circulating libraries.

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Product Description: Jack Lynch explores eighteenth-century British conceptions of the Renaissance, and the historical, intellectual, and cultural uses to which the past was put. He argues that scholars, editors, historians, religious thinkers, linguists, and literary critics defined themselves in relation to "the last age" or "the age of Elizabeth"...read more

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9780521819077 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $99.99

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9780521143974 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 24, 2010), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Jack Lynch explores eighteenth-century British conceptions of the Renaissance, and the historical, intellectual, and cultural uses to which the past was put.

Product Description: How far does Johnson's mind touch the critical consciousness of the present day, and how far is the modern experience of his writings a form of historical knowledge? This volume of essays by British and American scholars seeks to answer these questions from a sequence of argued perspectives that looks both to the past and to the potential future of Johnson's reputation...read more
By Philip Smallwood (editor)

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9780838754948 | Bucknell Univ Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $36.50 | About this edition: This collection of seven original essays weaves together major threads within the contemporary fabric of Samuel Johnson's critical reception.

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9780838757420 | Bucknell Univ Pr, April 1, 2009, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: How far does Johnson's mind touch the critical consciousness of the present day, and how far is the modern experience of his writings a form of historical knowledge?
9781611483376 | Bucknell Univ Pr, April 1, 2009, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: How far does Johnson's mind touch the critical consciousness of the present day, and how far is the modern experience of his writings a form of historical knowledge?

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Product Description: Literary Historicity explores how eighteenth-century British writers considered the past as an aspect of experience. Mack moves between close examinations of literature, historiography, and recent philosophical writing on history, offering a new view of eighteenth-century philosophies of history in Britain...read more

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9780804759113 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 1, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Literary Historicity explores how eighteenth-century British writers considered the past as an aspect of experience.

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9780804773676 | Stanford Univ Pr, November 11, 2010, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Literary Historicity explores how eighteenth-century British writers considered the past as an aspect of experience.

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This book investigates the cultural impact of late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century portrayals of Wales and the Welsh. During the Romantic era Welsh history was invoked by both English and Welsh writers in order to define the role of Wales in British culture, but the nature of that role was a matter of active debate. Some representations of the Welsh sought to memorialize the Welsh past while insisting on the irrelevance of continuing to distinguish between Welsh and English culture. This negotiation between groups who use history as a way of eulogizing the past and those who want to connect active communities with an identifiable (if often fictitious) past marks two different approaches to historiography in the Romantic era, and has implications that reach beyond Wales.

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9780874130218 | 1 edition (Univ of Delaware Pr, May 30, 2008), cover price $47.50
9781611490879 | Univ of Delaware Pr, April 1, 2008, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This book investigates the cultural impact of late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century portrayals of Wales and the Welsh.

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Product Description: This collection of twelve essays by colleagues, students, and friends of Everett Zimmerman treats four topics that Zimmerman explored during his career: the representation of the self in narratives, the early British novel and related forms, their epistemological and generic borders, and their intellectual and cultural contexts...read more
By Lorna Clymer (editor) and Robert Mayer (editor)

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9780874139396 | Univ of Delaware Pr, March 30, 2007, cover price $53.50 | About this edition: This collection of twelve essays by colleagues, students, and friends of Everett Zimmerman treats four topics that Zimmerman explored during his career: the representation of the self in narratives, the early British novel and related forms, their epistemological and generic borders, and their intellectual and cultural contexts.
9781611492903 | Univ of Delaware Pr, February 1, 2007, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This collection of twelve essays by colleagues, students, and friends of Everett Zimmerman treats four topics that Zimmerman explored during his career: the representation of the self in narratives, the early British novel and related forms, their epistemological and generic borders, and their intellectual and cultural contexts.

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Product Description: Robert Mayer argues that the modern English novel emerged from historical writing. Historical discourse in the seventeenth century embraced not only "history" in its modern sense, but also fiction, polemic, gossip, and marvels. Mayer shows how the narratives of Daniel Defoe--unlike those of his contemporaries Aphra Behn and Delarivière Manley--were read, in their own time, as history, making connections that later novelists developed...read more

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9780521563772 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $144.99

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9780521604475 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2004, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Robert Mayer argues that the modern English novel emerged from historical writing.

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Product Description: Fables of Modernity expands the territory for cultural and literary criticism by introducing the concept of the cultural fable. Laura Brown shows how cultural fables arise from material practices in eighteenth-century England. These fables, the author says, reveal the eighteenth-century origins of modernity and its connection with two related paradigms of difference―the woman and the "native" or non-European...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780801437564 | Cornell Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $87.50 | About this edition: Fables of Modernity expands the territory for cultural and literary criticism by introducing the concept of the cultural fable.

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9780801488443 | Cornell Univ Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Fables of Modernity expands the territory for cultural and literary criticism by introducing the concept of the cultural fable.

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Product Description: This work looks at the impact of five archetypal figures on literature and culture of the 1790s in Britain. These five influential figures are associated in important ways with Wales, such as Wordsworth and Coleridge, identified with them in order to define their own ideological and emotional positions in relation to the major debates generated by the French Revolution...read more

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9780708317389 | Univ of Wales Pr, July 16, 2002, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This work looks at the impact of five archetypal figures on literature and culture of the 1790s in Britain.

By Jonathan C. D. Clark (editor) and Howard Erskine-Hill (editor)

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9780333804476 | Palgrave Macmillan, February 23, 2002, cover price $215.00

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Product Description: Eighteenth-Century Contexts offers a lively array of essays that consider literary, intellectual, political, theological, and cultural aspects of the years 1650–1800, in the British Isles and Europe. At the center of the book is Jonathan Swift; several essays delve into his poetry, his similarities to Bernard Mandeville, his response to Anthony Collins’s Discourse of Free-Thinking, and the relationship between his Gulliver’s Travels and Thomas More’s Utopia...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Phillip Harth (editor), Stephen E. Karian (editor) and Peter J. Schakel (editor)

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9780299174804 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, July 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Eighteenth-Century Contexts offers a lively array of essays that consider literary, intellectual, political, theological, and cultural aspects of the years 1650–1800, in the British Isles and Europe.

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Product Description: This comprehensive new study reads both major and lesser-known texts of the period 1700-1750 in their social, cultural, historical, and intellectual contexts. Each chapter introduces and discusses a topic, such as travel, science, money, and love, and reads a selection of texts in its light...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312225315 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1999, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: This comprehensive new study reads both major and lesser-known texts of the period 1700-1750 in their social, cultural, historical, and intellectual contexts.

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Product Description: Arguing against a persistent view of Romantic lyricism as an inherently introspective mode, this book examines how Charlotte Smith, William Wordsworth, and John Clare recognized and employed the mode's immense capacity for engaging reading audiences in reflections both personal and social...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780791441091 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $52.50 | About this edition: Arguing against a persistent view of Romantic lyricism as an inherently introspective mode, this book examines how Charlotte Smith, William Wordsworth, and John Clare recognized and employed the mode's immense capacity for engaging reading audiences in reflections both personal and social.

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9780791441107 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1999, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Arguing against a persistent view of Romantic lyricism as an inherently introspective mode, this book examines how Charlotte Smith, William Wordsworth, and John Clare recognized and employed the mode's immense capacity for engaging reading audiences in reflections both personal and social.

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Product Description: William Blake and the Myths of Britain is the first full-length study of Blake's use of British mythology and history. From Atlantis to the Deists of the Napoleonic Wars, this book addresses why the eighteenth century saw a revival of interest in the legends of the British Isles and how Blake applied these in his extraordinary prophetic histories of the giant Albion, revitalising myths of the Druids and Joseph of Arimathea bringing Christ to Albion...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312222697 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1999, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: William Blake and the Myths of Britain is the first full-length study of Blake's use of British mythology and history.
9780333738962 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1999, cover price $189.00 | also contains American Identity and the Politics of Multiculturalism | About this edition: William Blake and the Myths of Britain is the first full-length study of Blake's use of British mythology and history.

The English Novel in History 1700-1780 provides students with specific contexts for the early novel in response to a new understanding of eigtheenth-century Britain. It traces the social and moral representations of the period in extended readings of the major novelists, as well as evaluatiing the importance of lesser known ones. John Richetti traces the shifting subject matter of the novel, discussing: * scandalous and amatory fictions * criminal narratives of the early part of the century * the more disciplined, realistic, and didactic strain that appears in the 1740's and 1750's * novels promoting new ideas about the nature of domestic life * novels by women and how they relate to the shift of subject matter This original and useful book revises traditional literary history by considering novels from those years in the context of the transformation of Britain in the eighteenth century.

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9780415009508, titled "The English Novel in History, 1700-1780" | Routledge, February 1, 1999, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The English Novel in History 1700-1780 provides students with specific contexts for the early novel in response to a new understanding of eigtheenth-century Britain.

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9780415190305 | Routledge, February 1, 1999, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: Book by Zimmerman, Everett (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780801432514 | Cornell Univ Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: Book by Zimmerman, Everett

Product Description: At once feminist and historical, the essays in "History, Gender, and Eighteenth-Century Literature" draw on culture, history and gender as categories of analysis to explore British literature. From a variety of critical angles, the contributors to this volume contend that a comprehensive understanding of the circumstances and conditions of women's and men's lives is vital to the task of literary criticism...read more
By Beth Fowkes Tobin (editor)

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9780820315775 | Univ of Georgia Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: At once feminist and historical, the essays in "History, Gender, and Eighteenth-Century Literature" draw on culture, history and gender as categories of analysis to explore British literature.

Product Description: The literary forgeries of James Macpherson and Thomas Chatterton are studied within the context of the eighteenth-century debate about the validity of using literature as a historical source and history as a literary topic.

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9780838632611 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, February 1, 1987, cover price $38.50 | About this edition: The literary forgeries of James Macpherson and Thomas Chatterton are studied within the context of the eighteenth-century debate about the validity of using literature as a historical source and history as a literary topic.

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Product Description: The Description for this book, Blake: Prophet Against Empire: A Poet's Interpretation of the History of his Own Time, will be forthcoming.

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9780691060101 | 3 edition (Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1969), cover price $47.00 | About this edition: The Description for this book, Blake: Prophet Against Empire: A Poet's Interpretation of the History of his Own Time, will be forthcoming.

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