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By Johnston, Kenneth R., author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013
'Unusual Suspects' tells the lost stories of the right people in the right place at the wrong time: liberal intellectuals in 'free-born' Britain during...

By Clark, J. C. D
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995
This book offers an analysis of the life and thought of the writer Samuel Johnson from an historian's viewpoint, reversing the orthodoxy which has dominated...

By Hone, Joseph, 1989- author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
First edition
This volume examines how literature was central to the debates about royal succession and political culture of the early 18th century. It reshapes our...

By Marshall, Louise H
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
This title examines a set of plays that contribute to 18th-century debates regarding Britishness, colonial identity and the nation's place in a world...

By Havard, John Owen, author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019
First edition
'Disaffected Parties' reveals how alienation from politics effected crucial changes to the shape and status of literary form. Recovering the earliest...

By Williams, Abigail
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005
This text provides a new perspective on early 18th century poetry and literary culture, arguing that long-neglicted Whig poets such as Joseph Addison,...

By Johnston, Kenneth R., author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013
'Unusual Suspects' tells the lost stories of the right people in the right place at the wrong time: liberal intellectuals in 'free-born' Britain during...

By Fairclough, Mary, 1978- author
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013
A study of how the instinctive behaviour of crowds was understood by literary writers of the Romantic period

By Cardwell, John
Hardback. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2004
This study examines the political controversies of the Seven Years War as reflected in contemporary British poetry, ballads, fiction, drama and prose...

By Ellis, Markman
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004
This text explores the participation of the sentimental novel in political controversies of the late 18th century
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