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The anti-Jacobin novel [electronic resource] : British conservatism and the French Revolution / M.O. Grenby.

By: Grenby, M. O. (Matthew Orville), 1970-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge studies in Romanticism: 48.Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 271 p.).ISBN: 0511018320 (electronic bk.); 9780511018329 (electronic bk.); 0521803519 (hardback); 9780521803519 (hardback); 0511154011; 9780511154010; 0511043783; 9780511043789; 0511119585 (electronic bk.); 9780511119583 (electronic bk.); 9780511484278 (electronic bk.); 0511484275 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): English fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism | France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Literature and the revolution | English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Conservatism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century | Conservatism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Political fiction, English -- History and criticism | English fiction -- French influences | Romanticism -- Great Britain | Conservatism in literature | Jacobins in literature | LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh | Electronic books | Fictie | Engels | Franse Revolutie | Conservatisme | Invloed | Jakobijnen | Franz�osische Revolution <Motiv> | Roman | Jakobiner <Motiv> | Konservativismus | EnglischGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Anti-Jacobin novel.DDC classification: 823/.609358 Other classification: 18.05 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Novels reproved and reprieved; CHAPTER 2 Representing revolution; CHAPTER 3 The ew philosophy; CHAPTER 4 The vaurien and the hierarchy of Jacobinism; CHAPTER 5 Levellers, nabobs and the manners of the great: the novel s defence of hierarchy; CHAPTER 6 The creation of orthodoxy: constructing the anti-Jacobin novel; CHAPTER 7 Conclusion; Notes; Select bibliography; Index;
Summary: M. O. Grenby's book offers an insight into the society which produced and consumed anti-Jacobin novels. He examines the strategies used by conservatives in their fiction, thus shedding new light on how the anti-Jacobin campaign was understood and organised in Britain.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-265) and index.

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Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Novels reproved and reprieved; CHAPTER 2 Representing revolution; CHAPTER 3 The ew philosophy; CHAPTER 4 The vaurien and the hierarchy of Jacobinism; CHAPTER 5 Levellers, nabobs and the manners of the great: the novel s defence of hierarchy; CHAPTER 6 The creation of orthodoxy: constructing the anti-Jacobin novel; CHAPTER 7 Conclusion; Notes; Select bibliography; Index;

M. O. Grenby's book offers an insight into the society which produced and consumed anti-Jacobin novels. He examines the strategies used by conservatives in their fiction, thus shedding new light on how the anti-Jacobin campaign was understood and organised in Britain.

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