The Rise of Literary Journalism in the Eighteenth Century: Anxious Employment

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Psychology Press, 2005 - 248 sidor
Recent years have witnessed a heightened interest in eighteenth-century literary journalism and popular culture. This book provides an account of the early periodical as a literary genre and traces the development of journalism from the 1690s to the 1760s, covering a range of publications by both well-known and obscure writers. The book's central theme is the struggle of eighteenth-century journalists to attain literary respectability and the strategies by which editors sought to improve the literary and social status of their publications.
 

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the female
49
In Clubs and Assemblies at TeaTables and
66
the rivalry between Common
93
Inventor or Plagiarist? Edward Cave and the first
110
the Female Spectator and
123
Johnson as moralist in
140
the Old Maid and
165
the Ladys Museum and
178
Buried among the essays upon liberty eastern tales
206
Notes
223
Index
240
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Iona Italia is a Lecturer in English Literature at the University of East Anglia.

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