The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain, 1700-1830

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" "The Work of Writing" is a deeply mature piece of scholarship involving dozens upon dozens of authors from all over the long eighteenth century. Not only is its sense of the 'textual' very broad, ranging from literature, to philosophy (which, Siskin argues, once occupied the disciplinary space that Literature does today), to economics and sociology, but in requiring that we wake up and think about enlightenment processes of cultural formation, it is itself exemplary of that process. Thinking very hard and on every page, ...

The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain, 1700-1830 1999, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780801862847

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The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain, 1700-1830 1998, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801856969

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