Companion to the Eighteenth-century English Novel and Culture by Paula R. Backscheider
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Companion to the Eighteenth-century English Novel and Culture
By Paula R. Backscheider

A Companion to the Eighteenth-century English Novel and Culture

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Companion to the Eighteenth-century English Novel and Culture by Paula R. Backscheider

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A Companion to the Eighteenth-century Novel furnishes readers with a sophisticated vision of the eighteenth-century novel in its political, aesthetic, and moral contexts. An up-to-date resource for the study of the eighteenth-century novel Furnishes readers with a sophisticated vision of the eighteenth-century novel in its political, aesthetic, and moral context Foregrounds those topics of most historical and political relevance to the twenty-first century Explores formative influences on the eighteenth-century novel, its engagement with the major issues and philosophies of the period, and its lasting legacy Covers both traditional themes, such as narrative authority and print culture, and cutting-edge topics, such as globalization, nationhood, technology, and science Considers both canonical and non-canonical literature

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405192453
ISBN-10: 1405192453
Format: Paperback
(243mm x 168mm x 30mm)
Pages: 570
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Oct-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry by Paula R. Backscheider Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry, Paperback (November 2007)

Offers a broad view of the writing and careers of eighteenth-century women poets, casting a fresh light on the ways in which poetry was read and enjoyed, on changing poetic tastes in British culture, and on the development of many major poetic genres and traditions.

Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture by Paula R. Backscheider Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture, Hardback (November 2005)

A Companion to the Eighteenth-century Novel furnishes readers with a sophisticated vision of the eighteenth-century novel in its political, aesthetic, and moral contexts. An up-to-date resource for the study of the eighteenth-century novel.

Selected Fiction and Drama of Eliza Haywood by Paula R. Backscheider Selected Fiction and Drama of Eliza Haywood, Paperback (November 1998)

This edition provides representative texts from Eliza Haywood's career, which overlaps that of Daniel Defoe, Samuel Richardson, and Henry Fielding. The six fictions and two plays provided here illustrate the many kinds of writing she produced, and the ways she treated important themes and issues.

Popular Fiction by Women, 1660-1730 by Paula R. Backscheider Popular Fiction by Women, 1660-1730, Paperback (December 1996)

A collection of novels by women writers in the period 1660-1730. Work by many writers of the period is included - Aphra Behn, Mary de la Riviere Manley, Jane Barker, Eliza Haywood, Mary Davys, and Elizabeth Singer Rower. The novels provide a sampling of the kinds of stories that are read today.

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Author Biography - Paula R. Backscheider

Paula R. Backscheider is Philpott-Stevens Eminent Scholar at Auburn University. A former president of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, she is best known as the author of Daniel Defoe: His Life (1989) and Eighteenth-Century Women Poets and Their Poetry (2005), for which she was co-winner of the Modern Language Association Lowell Prize. Catherine Ingrassia is Professor of English at Virginia Commonwealth University. She is the author of Authorship, Commerce, and Gender in Early Eighteenth-Century England (1998) and the editor of Eliza Haywood's Anti-Pamela (2004).

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