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By Baines, Paul, 1961-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Arnold, 2004
'The Long 18th Century' offers a thorough and wide-ranging account of an energetic and troubled age. Taking a thematic approach to British literature...

By Haslett, Moyra
Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2003
This volume defines literature of the 18th century as a literature written and received as public conversation. It discusses and challenges conventional...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Continuum, c2009
This title is an invaluable introduction to literature and culture in the 18th century. It provides a one-stop resource for students with the essential...

By Walsh, Marcus
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997
The first developments in the editing of English literary texts in the 18th century were remarkable and important. Walsh shows that the work of pioneers...

Hardback. English.
Published Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, [2013]
Arguing that literary and cultural studies have focused too narrowly on slavery as a term that refers almost exclusively to the race-based chattel enslavement...

By Sandner, David
Hardback. English.
Published Farnham: Ashgate, 2011
Challenging the idea that fantastic literature emerged in the Romantic period, David Sandner shows that tales were popular throughout the 18th century...

By Pollak, Ellen
Hardback. English.
Published Baltimore; London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003
Considering incest narratives in the light of social and discursive transformation and of contemporary debates surrounding incest and its definition in...

By Sill, Geoffrey M., 1944-
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001
This study examines the role of the passions in the rise of the English novel. It examines medical, religious and literary efforts to anatomise the passions...

By Spacks, Patricia Meyer
Hardback. English.
Published Chicago, Ill.; London: University of Chicago Press, 2003
Exploring eighteenth century concerns about privacy, this examination of scrutiny and social pressure looks at diaries, autobiographies, poems and works...

By London, April
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012
This introductory text explains the development of the genre in its formative period in Britain. The reader will gain a thorough understanding of both...
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