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David Mallet, Anglo-Scot: Poetry, Patronage, and Politics in the Age of Union

Jung, Sandro

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ISBN 10: 0874130050 / ISBN 13: 9780874130058
Published by Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2008
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Hardcover with DJ. Reddish-purple cloth over boards with gold lettering on spine. Covers are clean and unmarked, with some light bumping to head of spine. Corners are sharp and tight. Red and white DJ with white lettering is glossy and clean, with some light wear to head of spine; fits snug to boards. Title page not dated. Copyright page dated 2008. 211 pages. Pages are clean and unmarked throughout. Binding is strong. Overall, a very good, clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 9-2231

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Title: David Mallet, Anglo-Scot: Poetry, Patronage,...

Publisher: Newark: University of Delaware Press

Publication Date: 2008

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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This is the first major study of Mallet's life, works, career, and the ways in which he fashioned a persona for himself at a time when the Act of Union inspired young and aspiring Scotsmen such as James Thomson to leave their homeland and settle in London to make a living by the pen. It not only supersedes Frederick Dinsdale's "Memoir" (1855) of Mallet, but offers instead a comprehensive consideration of Mallet's importance within the "new" trends in literature, his changing political allegiances, and the never-ending search for patronage as well as his response to the Opposition claim that only a "Patriot King" could restore Britain to her ancient strength and glory.

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Sandro Jung is research fellow in English at the University of Salford.

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