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The Plagiarism Allegation in English Literature from Butler to Sterne


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Richard Terry
    Pages 1-9
  3. Richard Terry
    Pages 80-97
  4. Richard Terry
    Pages 98-116
  5. Richard Terry
    Pages 133-151
  6. Richard Terry
    Pages 152-168
  7. Richard Terry
    Pages 169-171
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 172-215

About this book


Contributing to the growth in plagiarism studies, this timely new book highlights the impact of the allegation of plagiarism on the working lives of some of the major writers of the period, and considers plagiarism in relation to the emergence of literary copyright and the aesthetic of originality.


Autorschaft English literature Tradition

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Northumbria UniversityUK

About the authors

Richard Terry is currently Professor of Eighteenth-Century English Literature at Northumbria University, UK, having worked for many years previously at the University of Sunderland. He has written numerous articles on aspects of eighteenth-century literature. His monograph Poetry and the Making of the English Literary Past 1660-1781 was published in 2001.

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