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The Resource The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800 : style, politeness, and print culture, Carey McIntosh

The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800 : style, politeness, and print culture, Carey McIntosh

Label
The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800 : style, politeness, and print culture
Title
The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800
Title remainder
style, politeness, and print culture
Statement of responsibility
Carey McIntosh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McIntosh, Carey
Dewey number
828/.50809
Index
index present
LC call number
PR769
LC item number
.M38 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English prose literature
  • Women
  • Literature publishing
  • Written communication
  • Literacy
  • English language
  • English language
  • Courtesy in literature
  • Women
  • Great Britain
Label
The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800 : style, politeness, and print culture, Carey McIntosh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early eighteenth-century prose.
  • Late eighteenth-century prose.
  • Orality and writtenness.
  • Microscope and telescope
  • 3.
  • Testing the model.
  • Defoe and Paine.
  • Pope and Wordsworth.
  • Astell and Wollstonecraft.
  • Jonathan Swift.
  • 1.
  • Edmund Burke.
  • Shaftesbury
  • 4.
  • Loose and periodic sentences.
  • What makes a sentence periodic?
  • The domains of periodicity.
  • Defoe and the syntax of accumulation.
  • Joseph Addison
  • 5.
  • Lofty language and low.
  • The ordering of English.
  • James Boswell.
  • Decorum and genre and Boswell's Life
  • Hypotheses, contexts.
  • Approaches.
  • Cultural insecurity in the early eighteenth century.
  • Cultural complacency in the later eighteenth century
  • 2.
  • Literacy and politeness: the gentrification of English prose.
Control code
37761896
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 276 pages
Isbn
9780521624329
Lccn
97040963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The evolution of English prose, 1700-1800 : style, politeness, and print culture, Carey McIntosh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early eighteenth-century prose.
  • Late eighteenth-century prose.
  • Orality and writtenness.
  • Microscope and telescope
  • 3.
  • Testing the model.
  • Defoe and Paine.
  • Pope and Wordsworth.
  • Astell and Wollstonecraft.
  • Jonathan Swift.
  • 1.
  • Edmund Burke.
  • Shaftesbury
  • 4.
  • Loose and periodic sentences.
  • What makes a sentence periodic?
  • The domains of periodicity.
  • Defoe and the syntax of accumulation.
  • Joseph Addison
  • 5.
  • Lofty language and low.
  • The ordering of English.
  • James Boswell.
  • Decorum and genre and Boswell's Life
  • Hypotheses, contexts.
  • Approaches.
  • Cultural insecurity in the early eighteenth century.
  • Cultural complacency in the later eighteenth century
  • 2.
  • Literacy and politeness: the gentrification of English prose.
Control code
37761896
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 276 pages
Isbn
9780521624329
Lccn
97040963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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