Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

£61.00

Hardback

This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 04 July 2019

290 Pages

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780198812739


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

The Testimony of Sense

Empiricism and the Essay from Hume to Hazlitt

Tim Milnes

  • The first book-length study of the eighteenth-century and Romantic essay genre in the context of the philosophical thought of this period
  • Explores the impact of David Hume's thought upon the development of the familiar essay
  • An original account of the idea of intersubjectivity as it features in the thought of the Scottish Enlightenment and British Romanticism
  • Of interest to anyone working at the intersections of eighteenth-century English literature, philosophy, and history