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The Cambridge companion to British literature of the French Revolution in the 1790s /

"The French Revolution ignited the biggest debate on politics and society in Britain since the Civil War 150 years earlier. The public controversy lasted from the initial, positive reaction to French events in 1789 to the outlawing of the radical societies in 1799. This Cambridge Companion highlight...

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Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Clemit, Pamela.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
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Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. The political context / H.T. Dickinson
  • 2. Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France / David Bromwich
  • 3. Paine, Rights of Man / Mark Philp
  • 4. Burke and Paine: contrasts / David Duff
  • 5. Wollstonecraft, Vindications and Historical and Moral View of the French Revolution / Jane Rendall
  • 6. Godwin, Political Justice / Pamela Clemit
  • 7. Wollstonecraft, Vindications and Historical and Moral View of the French Revolution / Jane Rendall
  • 8. Popular radical culture / Jon Mee
  • 9. Counter-revolutionary culture / Kevin Gilmartin
  • 10. Women's voices / Gina Luria Walker
  • 11. Novels of opinion / M.O. Grenby
  • 12. Revolutionary drama / Gillian Russell
  • 13. Politics and poetry / Simon Bainbridge.