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Rabb, Melinda Alliker

Satire and Secrecy in English Literature from 1650 to 1750

Rabb, Melinda Alliker - Satire and Secrecy in English Literature from 1650 to 1750, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
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2. A History of Secrecy
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3. Toward a Theory of Satire I: Gossip and Slander
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4. Toward a Theory of Satire II: Secret History
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5. Contracts and Promises: Speech Acts, Sex Acts, and Don Juan
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6. Satire and Secrecy: Rereading The New Atalantis, Gulliver’s Travels, The Rape of the Lock, and The Dunciad
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7. ‘A Life by Stealth’: Autobiographical Satire in Manley, Swift, and Pope
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8. Conclusion
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Keywords: Literature, Fiction, Early Modern/Renaissance Literature, British and Irish Literature, Eighteenth-Century Literature

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2007
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
246 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230609976
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-53991-8

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