Men of Feeling in Eighteenth-Century Literature: Touching Fiction

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    Analysing texts by Sterne, Smollett, Brooke, and Mackenzie, this book offers a new perspective on a question that literary criticism has struggled with for years: why are many sentimental novels of the 1700s so pervasively and playfully self-conscious, and why is this self-consciousness so often directed toward the materiality of the printed word?

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    Number of Pages: 207
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9781137346339
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    Listed in: c 1500 to c 1800, Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
    Publisher: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN

    Books by Alex Wetmore

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