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Making the English Canon : Print-Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700-1770.

By: Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1999Copyright date: ©1999Description: 1 online resource (297 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780511151385
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Making the English Canon : Print-Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700–1770DDC classification:
  • 820.9006
LOC classification:
  • PR421 .K73 1998
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- NOTE ON THE TEXT: EPIGRAPHS -- Introduction: the modernity of the past -- PART 0NE -- CHAPTER 1 The structural transformation of literary history -- THE CAREER OF REFINEMENT -- ANTINOMIES OF CULTURAL PRODUCTION -- FROM REFINEMENT TO DESCENT -- CHAPTER 2 The mode of consecration: between aesthetics and historicism -- ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE, SHAFTESBURY TO KAMES -- ALWAYS HISTORICIZE! -- PART TWO -- CHAPTER 3 Novel to lyric: Shakespeare in the field of culture, 1752-1754 -- SHAKESPEARE'S "BEAUTIES -- SHAKESPEARE'S NOVELS -- SHAKESPEARE'S LYRICS -- CHAPTER 4 The cultural logic of late feudalism: or, Spenser and the romance of scholarship, 1754-1762 -- THE PROFESSION OF SCHOLARSHIP -- GENTILITY UNDER DURESS -- CLASSICISM UNDER DURESS -- THE RE-ENCHANTMENT OF THE WORLD -- PART THREE -- CHAPTER 5 Shakespeare's nation: the literary profession and "the shades of ages -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- Afterword: the present crisis -- Notes -- INTRODUCTION: THE MODERNITY OF THE PAST -- 1 THE STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION OF LITERARY HISTORY -- 2 THE MODE OF CONSECRATION: BETWEEN AESTHETICS AND HISTORICISM -- 3 NOVEL TO LYRIC: SHAKESPEARE IN THE FIELD OF CULTURE, 1752-1754 -- 4 THE CULTURAL LOGIC OF LATE FEUDALISM: OR, SPENSER AND THE ROMANCE OF SCHOLARSHIP, 1754-1762 -- 5 SHAKESPEARE'S NATION: THE LITERARY PROFESSION AND "THE SHADES OF AGE -- AFTERWORD: THE PRESENT CRISIS -- Index.
Summary: Examines the English canon in the first two-thirds of the eighteenth century.
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Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- NOTE ON THE TEXT: EPIGRAPHS -- Introduction: the modernity of the past -- PART 0NE -- CHAPTER 1 The structural transformation of literary history -- THE CAREER OF REFINEMENT -- ANTINOMIES OF CULTURAL PRODUCTION -- FROM REFINEMENT TO DESCENT -- CHAPTER 2 The mode of consecration: between aesthetics and historicism -- ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE, SHAFTESBURY TO KAMES -- ALWAYS HISTORICIZE! -- PART TWO -- CHAPTER 3 Novel to lyric: Shakespeare in the field of culture, 1752-1754 -- SHAKESPEARE'S "BEAUTIES -- SHAKESPEARE'S NOVELS -- SHAKESPEARE'S LYRICS -- CHAPTER 4 The cultural logic of late feudalism: or, Spenser and the romance of scholarship, 1754-1762 -- THE PROFESSION OF SCHOLARSHIP -- GENTILITY UNDER DURESS -- CLASSICISM UNDER DURESS -- THE RE-ENCHANTMENT OF THE WORLD -- PART THREE -- CHAPTER 5 Shakespeare's nation: the literary profession and "the shades of ages -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- Afterword: the present crisis -- Notes -- INTRODUCTION: THE MODERNITY OF THE PAST -- 1 THE STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION OF LITERARY HISTORY -- 2 THE MODE OF CONSECRATION: BETWEEN AESTHETICS AND HISTORICISM -- 3 NOVEL TO LYRIC: SHAKESPEARE IN THE FIELD OF CULTURE, 1752-1754 -- 4 THE CULTURAL LOGIC OF LATE FEUDALISM: OR, SPENSER AND THE ROMANCE OF SCHOLARSHIP, 1754-1762 -- 5 SHAKESPEARE'S NATION: THE LITERARY PROFESSION AND "THE SHADES OF AGE -- AFTERWORD: THE PRESENT CRISIS -- Index.

Examines the English canon in the first two-thirds of the eighteenth century.

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