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Miscellany / Mélanges

Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment, 292


January 1st, 1991

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Title Page4
Copyright Page5
The Channel in the eighteenth century: bridge, barrier and gateway Transactions of the Anglo-French Colloquium held at the University of Southampton, 20-23 September 19888
The Channel in the eighteenth century: bridge, barrier and gateway10
Hogarth's Gate of Calais: myth and reality14
Ordering things in France: the travels of Sterne, Tristram and Yorick24
Channelling emotions: travel and literary creation in Smollett and Sterne36
The importance of the Channel in Prevost's life and work52
The Channel and English writers: Johnson, Smollett, Fielding and Falconer64
The Channel's strategic significance: invasion threat, line of defence, prison wall, escape route76
Manche et permanence historique: les lIes anglonormandes dans la conscience des Lumieres90
The Channel in the Clift family correspondence110
Boileau, Pope and the mock-heroic120
Un exemple d'echanges franco-anglais privilegies: la correspondance entre Hans Sloane et l'abbe Bignon132
Early French members of the Linnean Society of London, 1788-1802: initial encounters142
Books printed in France: the English connection152
Montesquieu and the Dutch as a maritime nation182
La religion dans les Lettres philosophiques ou l'art du desordre200
La vingt-cinquieme Lettre philosophique de Voltaire 'Sur les Pensees de M. Pascal': une refutation en regIe214
The reactions of the anti-Voltaire lobby to Le Siecle de Louis XIV: Guyon, Nonnotte, Berthier and Freron230
Diderot and religion: Didier-Pierre as catalyst: the record of the correspondence256
Voices from nature: Diderot's dialogues with women272
A bold new vision of woman: Stael and Wollstonecraft respond to Rousseau306
Miroitements intertextuels et structure metaphorique dans Les Liaisons dangereuses350
Some unpublished letters relating to the marriage of Mme de Stael found in Swedish collections360
Some remarks on the use of the word 'people' in 18th-century Geneva368
Un voyage en Suisse en 1784: quatorze lettres inedites de Jean Baptiste Antoine Suard et de sa femme380