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house of forgery in eighteenth-century Britain

by Baines, Paul

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Literary forgeries and mystifications -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Forgery -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaul Baines.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR448.L57 B35 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 195 p. ;
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL368645M
      ISBN 10184014601X
      LC Control Number98029246

      The Violent Abuse of Women in 17th and 18th Century Britain by Geoffrey Pimm was a very incite full read. As a female, I cannot say it was enjoyable based on the actual subject matter, however it was a fascinating read to see how society was then vs now and how (luckily) we have evolved/5. George, Dorothy, London Life in the Eighteenth Century (London, 2nd edn, ) Schwarz, L.D., London in the Age of Industrialisaton: Entrepreneurs, Labour Force and Living Conditions, (Cambridge, ) Daunton, Martin, Progress and Poverty: An Economic and Social History of Britain (Oxford, ).

      A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the : David Fairer. This article looks at different questions facing authorship in the eighteenth century, from the widespread use of anonymity and its consequences; the perception of an over-abundance of authors and the related fear of a massive cultural decline; the ways in which an authorial canon could have been more arbitrary and less comprehensive than a modern-day equivalent (looking at writers such as Author: Adam Rounce.

      He is the author of The House of Forgery in Eighteenth-Century Britain (), The Complete Critical Guide to Alexander Pope (), The Long Eighteenth Century (), and, with Pat Rogers, Edmund Curll, Bookseller (). With Edward Burns he edited Five Romantic Plays, – (). Literary Forgeries. Type: Preset list created by JBD1. Description: Deception and Detection in Eighteenth-Century Britain. by Jack Lynch. 8 members, 0 reviews. Lists: JBD1. The House of Forgery in Eighteenth-Century Britain (Early Modern History) by Paul Baines. 5 members, 0 reviews.


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Imprint : Paul Baines. The book surveys the crime and its mythology, placing well-known cases such as that of Dr. William Dodd within the pattern of prosecutions from the period In parallel, accounts of some major instances of literary forgery are rooted in a more pervasive culture in which "forgery" was discovered in many developing areas of literary.

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William Dodd within the pattern of prosecutions from the period In parallel, accounts of some major instances of literary forgery are rooted in a more pervasive culture in which "forgery" was discovered in many developing areas of literary Author: Paul Baines.

While previous scholarship on forgery, such as Ian Haywood's Faking It: Art and the Politics of Forgery () and Paul Baines's The House of Forgery in Eighteenth-Century Britain (), focuses on the aesthetic and literary histories of forgery, this book interrogates its criminal history and its haunting influence on the Victorian cultural.

Forgery was a cause for serious concern in eighteenth‐century England, undermining business practices and bringing Britain's international reputation into question. While public fear and anger about the security of paper money was manifest in the harsh sentences meted out to forgers during this period, many people also showed compassion for Author: Amy Milka.

The York Research Database. University | A to Z | Departments» Research» York Research Database The vision and reality of changing market practices in Britain Black, L. & Spain, T. J., The house of forgery in eighteenth-century Britain Sharpe, J. A., Interpreting Forgery in Eighteenth-Century England.

It sometimes seems as if eighteenth-century Britain was obsessed with the problem of forgery. The crime commanded the attention of the public and authorities to an unparalleled extent.

It also produced some of the century's most celebrated episodes and notorious scandals. The late eighteenth century witnessed an explosion of intellectual activity in Scotland by such luminaries as David Hume, Adam Smith, Hugh Blair, William Robertson, Adam Ferguson, James Boswell, and Robert Burns.

And the books written by these seminal thinkers made a significant mark during their time in almost every field of polite literature and higher learning throughout Britain, Europe. Eighteenth-century forgery is most often associated with its most famous practitioners, the paired figures of Thomas Chatterton and James Macpherson, although there were many other notorious forgers throughout the century.

The eighteenth century is also widely regarded as the period in which the field of literary history cameCited by: 2. PAUL BAINES. The House of Forgery in Eighteenth-Century Britain. viii+ Aldershot: Ashgate. This superb study takes its title from Horace Walpole's Letter to the Editor of the Miscellanies of Thomas Chatterton (), in which he remarks.

Paul Baines is Professor, School of English, University of Liverpool. He is the author of The House of Forgery in 18 th-Century Britain (), The Complete Critical Guide to Alexander Pope (), The Long Eighteenth Century (), and Edmund Curll: Bookseller (with Pat Rogers ), and editor of Five Romantic Plays ().

Julian Ferraro is Lecturer, School of English. United Kingdom - United Kingdom - 18th-century Britain, – When Georg Ludwig, elector of Hanover, became king of Great Britain on August 1,the country was in some respects bitterly divided.

Fundamentally, however, it was prosperous, cohesive, and already a leading European and imperial power. Abroad, Britain’s involvement in the War of the Spanish Succession had been brought. A Free Though Conquering People: Britain and Asia in the Eighteenth Century, An inaugural lecture in the Rhodes Chair of Imperial History delivered at King's College, London, Marshall, P.

Bengal: The British Bridgehead, Eastern India, –Author: Robert Travers. This book was originally published fifty years ago but it has been re-released to mark the anniversary of the discovery that the Piltdown Man was a fake.

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The first of these was the development of the law of forgery, and the. The House of Forgery in Eighteenth-Century Britain. Aldershot, Hants; Brookfield, Vt.: Ashgate, Barker, Nicolas. Form and Meaning in The History of The Book: Selected Essays.

London: The British Library, [A collection of previously unpublished essays on a number of topics including Forgery.] Berger, Sidney E. The Anatomy of a. Fraud and Forgery in Literature of the Long Nineteenth Century Conference 22 – 23 JuneAarhus University, Denmark Studenterhus Aarhus (Student House Aarhus) Nordre Ringgade 3, DK, Aarhus Denmark Preben Hornung-room (PH) Mogen Ziegler-room (MZ) Friday 22 June Registration (outside PH) Welcome and opening remarks (PH) Keynote.Eighteenth-Century Studies is committed to publishing the best of current writing on all aspects of eighteenth-century culture.

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