Language, Custom and Nation in the 1790s: Locke, Tooke, Wordsworth, Edgeworth

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., Jan 1, 2007 - Literary Criticism - 204 pages
Susan Manly shows how the radical 'Jacobin' poets, and their ideas of a 'revolutionary' poetry, were impelled - even 'invented' - by the 17th-century English philosopher John Locke.

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Susan Manly is a lecturer at the University of St Andrews, UK.

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