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  Volume 27, 1998

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

pp. xi-xii

Gods, Devils, and Gutenberg: The Eighteenth Century Confronts the Printing Press

pp. 1-24

A Special Cluster: Constructing Identities

"Suspicious Latitudes": Commerce, Colonies, and Patriotism in the 1730s

pp. 25-52

The Changing Country of Anthony Casteel: Language, Religion, Geography, Political Loyalty, and Nationality in Mid-Eighteenth Century Nova Scotia

pp. 53-74

"Be Such a Man as I": Mademoiselle Makes the Tour of Europe in Men's Clothes

pp. 75-102

The Symbolic Structure of Eighteenth-Century Male Creativity: Pregnant Men, Brain-Wombs, and Female Muses (with some comments on Pope's Dunciad)

pp. 103-130

The Art of Oblivion: Charlotte Smith and Helen of Troy

pp. 131-146

"Bringing Virgil over into Britain": John Dryden Refigures Aeneid 1-5

pp. 147-167

"Can you apply Arithmetick to Every Thing?" Moll Flanders, William Petty, and Social Accounting

pp. 169-194

Voltaire's Zadig, Chaos Theory, and the Problem of Determinism vs. Free Will

pp. 195-207

"Nature doth everywhere geometrize": Crystals, Crystallization, and Crystallography in the Long Eighteenth Century1

pp. 209-236

"The Highest Province of Benevolence": Charles Brockden Brown's Fictional Theory

pp. 237-258

Dramatic Authorship and the Honor of Men of Letters in Eighteenth-Century France

pp. 259-282

Ethics and Otherness: An Exploration of Diderot's Conte moral

pp. 283-306

Theorizing Visual Language in George Berkeley and Jean Paul

pp. 307-342

The Improving Eye: Eighteenth-Century Picturesque Travel and Agricultural Change in the Scottish Highlands

pp. 343-364

Humphry Repton, "any Mr. Repton," and the "Improvement" Metonym in Mansfield Park

pp. 365-384

Contributors to Volume 27

pp. 385-387

Executive Board 1996-1997

p. 389

Patron Members 1996-1997

p. 391

Sponsoring Members 1996-1997

pp. 391-392

Institutional Members 1996-1997

p. 392


pp. 393-399

Research Areas


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