Urban Enlightenment and the Eighteenth-Century Periodical Essay

Transatlantic Retrospects

  • Richard Squibbs

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
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    Pages 1-26
  3. Richard Squibbs
    Pages 27-41
  4. Richard Squibbs
    Pages 42-61
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    Pages 62-80
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    Pages 81-101
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    Pages 102-128
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    Pages 129-156
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 196-234

About this book

Introduction

Urban Enlightenment offers the first literary history of the British periodical essay spanning the entire eighteenth century, and the first to study the genre's development and cultural impact in a transatlantic context.

Keywords

Age of Enlightenment eighteenth century enlightenment essay genre history history of literature knowledge

Authors and affiliations

  • Richard Squibbs
    • 1
  1. 1.DePaul UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137378248
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47824-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37824-8
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