Includes bibliographical references (p. -260) and index.
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.