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1Title:  A tale of a tub: written for the universal improvement of mankind : to which is added An account of a battel between the antient and modern books in St. James's library   
 Creator:  Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 | Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 | Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 
 Publication:  s.n.], London?, 1711. 
 Notes:  "A full and true account of the battel fought last Friday, between the antient and the modern books in St. James's library" (p. [215]-266) and "A discourse concerning the mechanical operation of the spirit in a letter to a friend : a fragment / [by Jonathan Swift]" (p. [269]-310) each have special t.p.; paging and collation are continuous throughout. 
 Extent:  310 p. ; 15 cm. 
 Subjects:  Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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2Title:  Reason and nature in the eighteenth century, 1714-1780   
 Creator:  Harris, R. W. (Ronald Walter) 
 Publication:  Blandford, London, 1968. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. [431]-433. 
 Extent:  439 p. : ill., plan, ports. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Philosophy, English -- 18th century | Enlightenment | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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3Title:  Silver renaissance: essays in eighteenth-century English history   
 Creator:  Natan, Alex, 1906-1971 
 Publication:  Macmillan, St. Martin's Press, London, New York, 1961 [i.e. 1962] 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  viii, 245 p. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | Eighteenth century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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4Title:  The Romantic age in prose: an anthology   
 Creator:  Bellringer, Alan W. | Jones, C. B. 
 Publication:  Rodopi, Amsterdam, 1980. 
 Extent:  159 p. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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5Title:  History of English thought in the eighteenth century   
 Creator:  Stephen, Leslie, 1832-1904 
 Publication:  Smith, Elder, & Co., 15 Waterloo Place, London, 1876. 
 Notes:  On colophon: London : Printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. Includes index. 
 Extent:  2 v. ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Philosophy, English -- 18th century | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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6Title:  Pope's literarische Beziehungen zu seinen Zeitgenossen: Ein Beitr. z. Geschichte d. engl. Liter. d. 18. Jhs   
 Creator:  Lochner, Ludwig, b. 1876 
 Publication:  Lippert, Naumburg a. S, 1910. 
 Notes:  Ersch. vollst. als: Mèunchener Beitrèage z. roman. u. engl. Philol. H. 49. 
 Extent:  47 p. 8ê . 
 Subjects:  Pope, Alexander, -- 1688-1744 | Poets, English | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Johns Hopkins University Library 
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7Title:  Eighteenth century vignettes   
 Creator:  Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921 
 Publication:  Chatto & Windus, London, 1892. 
 Notes:  Fifteen of the papers appeared in the New York "Christian union"; of the five papers remaining, "Old Vauxhall gardens" was published in "Scribner's magazine"; and the other four in the "Saturday review", "Longman's magazine", the "National review", and the "Library". 
 Extent:  261 p. front. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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8Title:  The idea of progress in eighteenth-century Britain   
 Creator:  Spadafora, David, 1951- 
 Publication:  Yale University Press, New Haven, c1990. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xv, 464 p : ill., ports. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Progress | Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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9Title:  The idea of progress in eighteenth-century Britain   
 Creator:  Spadafora, David, 1951- 
 Publication:  Yale University Press, New Haven, c1990. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  xv, 464 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Progress | Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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10Title:  Eugenio, or, The man of sorrow: a legendary tale   
 Creator:  Pitman, Ambrose, 1763-1817 
 Publication:  Printed for G. Wilkie, London, 1780. 
 Notes:  In verse. 
 Extent:  1 p.l., 16 p. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Narrative poetry, English | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | Great Britain -- Poetry

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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11Title:  Eighteenth century vignettes   
 Creator:  Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921 
 Publication:  Chatto & Windus, London, 1892. 
 Extent:  261 p. front. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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12Title:  Reason and authority in the eighteenth century   
 Creator:  Cragg, Gerald R. (Gerald Robertson) 
 Publication:  University Press, Cambridge [Eng.], 1964. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 285-297. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 298-333). 
 Extent:  ix, 349 p. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Reason | Authority | Enlightenment -- Great Britain | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | Philosophy, English -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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13Title:  A happy half-century, and other essays   
 Creator:  Repplier, Agnes, 1855-1950 
 Publication:  Houghton Mifflin Co, Boston, 1908 
 Notes:  Partly reprinted from various periodicals. Deals mainly with English intellectual life during "the last twenty-five years of the eighteenth century and the first twenty-five years of the nineteenth." 
 Extent:  viii, 249 p. ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | Authors, English -- Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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14Title:  "The commerce of ife": Elizabeth Montagu (1718-1800)   
 Creator:  Pohl, Nicole, 1961- | Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  pages 443-686 : illustrations, maps, portrait ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Montagu, -- Mrs. -- (Elizabeth), -- 1718-1800 | Montagu, -- Mrs. -- (Elizabeth), -- 1718-1800 -- Correspondence | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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15Title:  Joseph Banks and the English Enlightenment: useful knowledge and polite culture   
 Creator:  Gascoigne, JohnPh. D 
 Publication:  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, New York, 1994. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-292, 295-309) and index. 
 Extent:  xi, 324, : ill., map, ports. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science history Great Britain | Banks, Joseph, -- Sir, -- 1743-1820 | Enlightenment -- Great Britain | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  NY Academy of Medicine 
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16Title:  Enlightening the British: knowledge, discovery, and the museum in the eighteenth century   
 Creator:  Anderson, R. G. W. (Robert Geoffrey William) | British Museum 
 Publication:  British Museum Press, London, 2003. 
 Notes:  "Texts delivered at the British Museum's 250th Anniversary conference ... which took place at the museum on 4-6 April 2002"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  x, 195 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  British Museum -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses | Enlightenment -- Great Britain -- Congresses | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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17Title:  English radicals and the American Revolution   
 Creator:  Bonwick, Colin, 1935- 
 Publication:  University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, c1977. 
 Notes:  Includes index. Bibliography: p. 299-353. 
 Extent:  xxii, 362 p. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Radicalism -- Great Britain -- History | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century | United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Influence

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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18Title:  The Augustan world: life and letters in eighteenth-century England   
 Creator:  Humphreys, A. R. (Arthur Raleigh), 1911- 
 Publication:  Methuen, London, [1954] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 261-269. 
 Extent:  x, 283 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Great Britain -- History -- 18th century | English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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19Title:  The works of Archimedes succinctly demonstrated, [early 18th century]   
 Creator:  Archimedes. 
 Notes:  Manuscript, in a single hand, of a collection of mathematical principles and equations, focusing on geometric figures. The manuscript explains the properties of such figures as lines, circles, cones, cylinders, spheres, ellipses, and spirals. Title from flyleaf. Pen trials on flyleaf and inside back cover. Binding: full parchment. In gilt on spine: Archimedes in Manuscript. 
 Extent:  1 19 x 15 cm. 
 Subjects:  Archimedes | Geometry -- Study and teaching | Mathematics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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20Title:  Letter: to Richard Whister, 1753 December 2   
 Creator:  Watson, MaryMrs 
 Notes:  Autograph letter, signed, asking Whister's assistance in winning a large government prize offered for the secret of perpetual motion. Watson claims that God revealed it to her on the previous day, along with the true secret of the tides, and offers Whister one hundred guineas in payment for his services. 
 Extent:  1 32 cm. 
 Subjects:  Watson, Mary, -- Mrs | Whister, Richard | Perpetual motion -- Early works to 1800 | Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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