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The Resource The fringes of belief : English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760, Sarah Ellenzweig, (electronic resource)

The fringes of belief : English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760, Sarah Ellenzweig, (electronic resource)

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The fringes of belief : English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760
Title
The fringes of belief
Title remainder
English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Ellenzweig
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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Ellenzweig, Sarah
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Free thought in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Free thought
  • Free thought
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The fringes of belief : English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760, Sarah Ellenzweig, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-227 ) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : literary culture, the classical past, and the rise of Restoration freethinking -- Libertine precursors. Rochester, Blount, and the faith of unbelief -- Behn, Fontenelle, and the cheats of revealed religion -- Skepticism and piety. Swift's Tale of a tub and the anthropology of religion -- Suspending disbelief : Swift, credulity, and the pious fraud -- Conclusion : Pope's "Essay on man" and the afterlife of English freethinking
Control code
ebr10313976
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 240 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The fringes of belief : English literature, ancient heresy, and the politics of freethinking, 1660-1760, Sarah Ellenzweig, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-227 ) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : literary culture, the classical past, and the rise of Restoration freethinking -- Libertine precursors. Rochester, Blount, and the faith of unbelief -- Behn, Fontenelle, and the cheats of revealed religion -- Skepticism and piety. Swift's Tale of a tub and the anthropology of religion -- Suspending disbelief : Swift, credulity, and the pious fraud -- Conclusion : Pope's "Essay on man" and the afterlife of English freethinking
Control code
ebr10313976
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 240 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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