Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 January 2018

272 Pages | 8 black and white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198792383

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Novel Machines

Technology and Narrative Form in Enlightenment Britain

Joseph Drury

  • Offers a new theory of the novel
  • Explores how technology and machinery inspired the eighteenth-century British novel
  • Highlights the impacts and ambiguities of machines and mechanisms in Enlightenment culture
  • Features readings of works by Eliza Haywood, Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne, and Ann Radcliffe

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