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Passionate encounters in a time of sensibility / edited by Maximillian E. Novak and Anne Mellor.

Publication:
Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2000.
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276 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Sentimentalism in literature.
Emotions in literature.
Sex in literature.
Contents:
Introduction / Maximillian E. Novak and Anne Mellor.
Restoration sensibility : plotting the Shaftesburys / Julie Ellison.
Civility, ceremony, and desire at Beijing : sensibility and the European quest for "free trade" with China in the late seventeenth century / Robert Markley.
Paraleipomenon or The thing left out : women's bodies as the location of experience / Ann Jessie Van Sant.
From Socrates to Sarah Fielding : benevolence, irony, and conversation / G.A. Starr.
"What is this secret sin?" sexuality and secrecy in the writings of Horace Walpole / George E. Haggerty.
The business of tragedy : accounting for sentiment in Julia de Roubigné / David Marshall.
Suicide, murder, and sensibility: the case of Sir Herbert Croft's Love and madness / Maximillion E. Novak.
"The sorrow of seeing the Queen" : Mary Queen od Scots and the British history of sensibility, 1707-1789 / Jayne Lewis.
The hero of sensibility in a commercial romance : Scott's Rob Roy / Everett Zimmerman.
Sense and sensibility and postmodern ethics / Andrew Gibson.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-268) and index.
Contributor:
Novak, Maximillian E.
Mellor, Anne K.
ISBN:
0874137039 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
42726308