Item Details

Print View

Excitable Imaginations: Eroticism and Reading in Britain, 1660-1760

Kathleen Lubey
Format
Book
Published
Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; Lanham, Md. : Co-published with The Rowman & Littlefield Pub. Group, c2012.
Language
English
Series
Transits : literature, thought & culture
Transits (Bucknell University)
ISBN
9781611484403 (cloth : alk. paper), 1611484405 (cloth : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Introduction: Eroticism and the eighteenth-century imagination
  • Imperfect enjoyments: errors of the imagination in Restoration England
  • "Too great warmth": Joseph Addison, Eliza Haywood, and the pleasures of reading
  • "Something greatly awful": what sex does in early novels
  • Sex as form: the aesthetic pedagogies of John Cleland and William Hogarth
  • Coda: Philosophy's erotic forms.
Description
xi, 273 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-266) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

Availability

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Alderman CHECKED OUT N/A Unavailable