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Making British culture

English readers and the Scottish enlightenment, 1740-1830

by David Allan

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Public opinion -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Enlightenment -- Scotland,
  • Historiography -- Scotland -- History -- 18th century,
  • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century,
  • Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 18th century,
  • Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 18th century -- Public opinion

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby David Allan.
    SeriesRoutledge studies in cultural history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA485 .A527 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18587079M
    ISBN 100415962862, 0203894790
    ISBN 109780415962865, 9780203894798
    LC Control Number2007051925

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