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Title: The literary clubs and societies of eighteenth century Scotland, and their influence on the literary productions of the period from 1700 to 1800
Author: McElroy, Davis Dunbar
Awarding Body: University of Edinburgh
Current Institution: University of Edinburgh
Date of Award: 1951
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Abstract:
The importance of clubs and societies in the social, economic, political, and literary history of the eighteenth century. has been, pointed out by nearly every observer and every student of the period. It is rarely, in fact, that one finds such unanimity of, opinion among authors. Alexander Carlyles Henry Cockburn Thomas Somerville, Henry Buckles, John Gibson Lockhart, Sir Henry, Craik, Henry Gray Graham, and Harold W. Thompson, to name only a few, have all-made particular mention of the role played by the organizations which form the subject of this thesis.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.492535  DOI: Not available
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