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Author Gerrard, Christine.

Title The patriot opposition to Walpole : politics, poetry, and national myth, 1725-1742 / Christine Gerrard.

Published Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  821.509358 GERR    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 273 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [248]-260) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Politicians, Poets, and the Prince. 1. Patriots and Patriotism. 2. Whigs in Opposition. 3. Cultural Patriotism: Frederick and the Arts. 4. Pope, Politics, and Genre -- Pt. II. Mythologizing History. 5. Patriot Gothic. 6. Political Elizabethanism and the Spenser Revival. 7. Mythologizing the Monarch: Ideas of a Patriot King. 8. Jacobites and Patriots: Johnson and Savage.
Subject Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745 -- Relations with poets.
Walpole, Robert Earl of Orford, 1676-1745 -- In literature.
English poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Poets, English -- 18th century -- Political and social views.
Political poetry, English -- History and criticism.
Opposition (Political science) in literature.
Prime ministers in literature.
Myth in literature.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1714-1760.
Great Britain -- Civilization -- 18th century.
ISBN 0198129823 : £35.00