The age of Johnson : a scholarly annual. Volume 24 /

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Other Authors / Creators:Lynch, Jack editor.
Scanlan, J. T., editor.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Lewisburg, Pennsylvania : Bucknell University Press, [2021]
Online Access:Click here for full text at Project MUSE
Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Essays
  • Milton at Bolt Court
  • Mimesis and Understanding in Samuel Johnson's Notes to Shakespeare (1765)
  • Samuel Johnson and the Allen Family
  • "Con Amore" hester piozzi's annotations upon johnson's early poetry
  • Johnson (and Boswell) in the Lists a view of their reputations, 1933-2018
  • The Curious Case of Charlotte Lennox conducting a professional literary life in eighteenth-century britain outside the bluestocking circle
  • Punitive Injustice in Caleb Williams godwin's vexed call for penal reform
  • Sensibility Reclaimed thomas blackwell, robert wood, and the "conjectural history" of homer
  • Review Essays
  • Organizing a Life and the "Lives" samuel johnson and the yale edition of johnson's lives of the poets
  • Is Historical Fiction Still Revolutionary? Two Novels Set in Johnson's World
  • Reviews
  • Michael Schmidt. The Novel: A Biography. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. XI + 1,172
  • David Alff.The Wreckage of Intentions: Projects in British Culture, 1660-1730. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. Pp. 239
  • Aileen Douglas. Work in Hand: Script, Print, and Writing, 1690-1840. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. XIV + 229
  • Julie Flavell. When London Was Capital of America. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, 2010. Pp. XII + 305
  • John Phibbs. Place-Making: The Art of Capability Brown. Swindon: Historic England, 2017. Pp. VII + 374
  • Notes on Contributors