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British Literary Salons of the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries

  • Authors
  • Susanne┬áSchmid

Part of the Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters book series (19CMLL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 1-21
  3. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 23-49
  4. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 71-95
  5. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 97-117
  6. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 119-143
  7. Susanne Schmid
    Pages 173-175
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 177-252

About this book

Introduction

British salons, with guests such as Byron, Moore, and Thackeray, were veritable hothouses of political and cultural agitation. Using a number of sources - diaries, letters, silver-fork novels, satires, travel writing, Keepsakes, and imaginary conversations - Schmid paints a vivid picture of the British salon between the 1780s and the 1840s.

Keywords

novel satire tradition writing

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