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The Resource Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture, Paul Goring

Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture, Paul Goring

Label
Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture
Title
Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture
Statement of responsibility
Paul Goring
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paul Goring explores the eighteenth-century fascination with the human body as an eloquent, expressive object. Through innovative readings of Sterne, Richardson and other authors alongside manuals on acting and public speaking, Goring reveals the ways in which the body became an instrument for the display of sensibility and polite values
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goring, Paul
Dewey number
820.9/3561
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR448.B63
LC item number
G67 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait) in literature
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait)
  • Eighteenth century
  • Corps humain dans la littérature
  • Sensibilité (Trait de personnalité)
  • Corps humain
  • Corps humain
  • Sensibilité (Trait de personnalité) dans la littérature
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Dix-huitième siècle
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Eighteenth century
  • English literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait)
  • Sensitivity (Personality trait) in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Menselijk lichaam
  • Lichaamstaal
  • Retorica
  • Acteren
  • Romans
  • Engels
Label
Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture, Paul Goring
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Spectacular passions : eighteenth-century oratory and the reform of eloquence -- Bodies on the borders of politeness : 'Orator Henley', Methodist enthusiasm and polite literature -- Thomas Sheridan : forging the British body -- The art of acting : mid-century stagecraft and the broadcast of feeling -- Polite reading : sentimental fiction and the performance of response -- Epilogue
Control code
86221822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280749766
Lccn
2005279208
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86221822
Label
Rhetoric of sensibility in eighteenth-century culture, Paul Goring
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Spectacular passions : eighteenth-century oratory and the reform of eloquence -- Bodies on the borders of politeness : 'Orator Henley', Methodist enthusiasm and polite literature -- Thomas Sheridan : forging the British body -- The art of acting : mid-century stagecraft and the broadcast of feeling -- Polite reading : sentimental fiction and the performance of response -- Epilogue
Control code
86221822
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280749766
Lccn
2005279208
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)86221822

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