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The Resource Society and sentiment : genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820, Mark Salber Phillips

Society and sentiment : genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820, Mark Salber Phillips

Label
Society and sentiment : genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820
Title
Society and sentiment
Title remainder
genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820
Statement of responsibility
Mark Salber Phillips
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A deepening interest in both social and interior experience was a distinguishing feature of the cultural life of eighteenth-century Britain, influencing writers in all genres from fiction to philosophy. Focusing on this interplay of ideas and genres, Mark Phillips explores the ways in which writers and readers of history, memoir, biography and related literatures responded to the social and sentimental concerns of a modern, commercial society. He shows that the writing of history, which once concentrated exclusively on political events, widened its horizons in ways that often paralleled better
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Mark
Dewey number
907/.2041
Index
index present
LC call number
DA1
LC item number
.P53 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Sentimentalism
  • Literary form
  • Literary form
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Literary form
  • Manners and customs
  • Great Britain
  • Geschiedschrijving
  • Genres
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
Label
Society and sentiment : genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820, Mark Salber Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-365) 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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
614538006
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt118rt
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614538006
Label
Society and sentiment : genres of historical writing in Britain, 1740-1820, Mark Salber Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-365) 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
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
614538006
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt118rt
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614538006

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