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The Resource British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility : writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807, Brycchan Carey

British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility : writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807, Brycchan Carey

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British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility : writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807
Title
British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility
Title remainder
writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807
Statement of responsibility
Brycchan Carey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brycchan Carey uses texts from poetry, novels, journalism and political writing to argue that participants in the late 18th century slavery debate developed a distinct sentimental rhetoric in the hope of influencing their readership
Cataloging source
DLC
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1967-
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Carey, Brycchan
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Palgrave studies in the Enlightenment, romanticism and cultures of print
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Slavery in literature
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • English literature
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • English language
  • English language
  • Antislavery movements in literature
  • Sentimentalism in literature
  • Romanticism
Label
British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility : writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807, Brycchan Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The rhetoric sensibity -- arguing in prose: abolitionist letters and novels -- Arguing in verse: abolitionist poetry -- 'Read this, and blush': the pamphlet war of the 1780s -- Feeling out loud: sentimental rhetoric in parliament, the pulpit, and the court of law -- Conclusion: romanticism, revolution, and William Wilberforces's unregarded tears
Control code
000335474
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 240 p.
Isbn
9781403946263
Lccn
2005045414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
British abolitionism and the rhetoric of sensibility : writing, sentiment, and slavery, 1760-1807, Brycchan Carey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The rhetoric sensibity -- arguing in prose: abolitionist letters and novels -- Arguing in verse: abolitionist poetry -- 'Read this, and blush': the pamphlet war of the 1780s -- Feeling out loud: sentimental rhetoric in parliament, the pulpit, and the court of law -- Conclusion: romanticism, revolution, and William Wilberforces's unregarded tears
Control code
000335474
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 240 p.
Isbn
9781403946263
Lccn
2005045414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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