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The Resource Crisis in representation : Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution, Steven Blakemore

Crisis in representation : Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution, Steven Blakemore

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Crisis in representation : Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution
Title
Crisis in representation
Title remainder
Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Steven Blakemore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study describes how three prominent Anglo-American writers changed their early views of the French Revolution after the Terror of 1793-94. Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Helen Maria Williams illustrate the crisis in representation confronting writers who had previously committed themselves to the Revolution of 1789. They were the principal participants in the ongoing revision of the French Revolution, not only because of their contemporary prominence, but also because they were living in revolutionary France during the Terror. The crisis in representation was, for them, intensely public and personal
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Blakemore, Steven
Illustrations
illustrations
Nature of contents
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  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Paine, Thomas
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary
  • Williams, Helen Maria
  • Paine, Thomas
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary
  • Williams, Helen Maria
  • Paine, Thomas
  • Wollstonecraft, Mary
  • Williams, Helen Maria
Label
Crisis in representation : Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution, Steven Blakemore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-268) 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
  • 5.
  • Wollstonecraft and the French Revolution
  • 6.
  • Wollstonecraft, Macbeth, and the Death of Louis XVI
  • 7.
  • The Bastille's Blood: The October Days, Barriers, and Marie Antoinette
  • 8.
  • The Inevitability of Progress: A Revolution Within, Happier Far
  • 9.
  • Helen Maria Williams and the French Revolution
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Comedy, Tragedy, and Romance in William's Letters from France
  • 11.
  • The Sublime and Beautiful in Williams' Letters from France
  • In the Beginning: Thomas Paine's Two Revolutionary Careers
  • 2.
  • Paine's Revolutionary Comedy: The Bastille and October Days in the Rights of Man
  • 3.
  • Revisionist Patricide: Thomas Paine's Letter to George Washington
  • 4.
  • From the Beginning: Paine's Obsession with Origins and The Age of Reason
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 p
Isbn
9780838637142
Lccn
96038535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Crisis in representation : Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft, Helen Maria Williams, and the rewriting of the French Revolution, Steven Blakemore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-268) 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
  • 5.
  • Wollstonecraft and the French Revolution
  • 6.
  • Wollstonecraft, Macbeth, and the Death of Louis XVI
  • 7.
  • The Bastille's Blood: The October Days, Barriers, and Marie Antoinette
  • 8.
  • The Inevitability of Progress: A Revolution Within, Happier Far
  • 9.
  • Helen Maria Williams and the French Revolution
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Comedy, Tragedy, and Romance in William's Letters from France
  • 11.
  • The Sublime and Beautiful in Williams' Letters from France
  • In the Beginning: Thomas Paine's Two Revolutionary Careers
  • 2.
  • Paine's Revolutionary Comedy: The Bastille and October Days in the Rights of Man
  • 3.
  • Revisionist Patricide: Thomas Paine's Letter to George Washington
  • 4.
  • From the Beginning: Paine's Obsession with Origins and The Age of Reason
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 p
Isbn
9780838637142
Lccn
96038535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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