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Animals and Humans: Sensibility and Representation, 1650-1820

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Author: Katherine Quinsey
Publication Date: 04-Apr-2017
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Table of Contents: Katherine M. Quinsey, Introduction

Ann A. Huse, Edmund Waller’s whales: marine mammals and animal heroism in the early Atlantic

Lucinda Cole, Guns, ivory and elephant graveyards: the biopolitics of elephants’ teeth

Anita Guerrini, Animals and natural history in eighteenth-century France

Denys Van Renen, ‘A hollow Moan’: the contours of the non-human world in James Thomson’s The Seasons

James P. Carson, The great chain of being as an ecological idea

Kathryn Ready, John Aikin, Joseph Addison and two eighteenth-century Eastern tales of remembered metempsychosis

Katherine M. Quinsey, ‘Little Lives in Air’: animal sentience and sensibility in Pope

Rachel Swinkin, ‘No, helpless thing’: interspecies intimacy in the poetry of Burns and Barbauld

Sarah R. Cohen, Thomas Gainsborough’s sensible animals

Anne Milne, Animal actors: literary pedigrees and bloodlines in eighteenth-century animal breeding

Irene Fizer, ‘An egg dropped on the sand’: the natural history of female bastardy from Mark Catesby to Mary Wollstonecraft

Barbara K. Seeber, Animals and the country-house tradition in Mary Leapor’s ‘Crumble Hall’ and Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park

Epilogue

Summaries

Biographies of contributors

Bibliography

Index

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