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Essays in Eighteenth-Century English Literature / Louis A. Landa.
Landa, Louis A.
Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 
1 online resource (252 pages).
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Princeton series of collected essays.
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Princeton Series of Collected Essays ; 4948
This volume contains a selection of the major essays written over a period of three decades by a distinguished scholar of eighteenth-century English literature. In each essay, Professor Landa attempts to show how cultural and intellectual assumptions and presuppositions of the age have been assimilated into the literary works.Originally published in 1980.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Swift's Economic Views and Mercantilism
A Modest Proposal and Populousness
Jonathan Swift and Charity
Jonathan Swift: "Not the Gravest of Divines"
Swift, the Mysteries, and Deism
Swift's Deanery Income
The Shandean Homunculus: The Background of Sterne's "Little Gentleman"
Johnson's Feathered Man: "A Dissertation on the Art of Flying" Considered
Pope's Belinda, The General Emporie of the World, and the Wondrous Worm
Of Silkworms and Farthingales and the Will of God
London Observed: The Progress of a Simile
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