© 2014

Historical Writing in Britain, 1688–1830

Visions of History

  • Ben Dew
  • Fiona Price

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Ben Dew, Fiona Price
    Pages 1-17
  3. Amy Culley
    Pages 34-52
  4. Caroline Good
    Pages 53-72
  5. Ben Dew
    Pages 73-91
  6. Dafydd Moore
    Pages 92-108
  7. Charlotte Roberts
    Pages 109-126
  8. San ja Perovic
    Pages 127-144
  9. Fiona Price
    Pages 145-161
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 200-228

About this book


Historical Writing in Britain, 1688-1830 explores a series of debates concerning the nature and value of the past in the long eighteenth century. The essays investigate a diverse range of subjects including art history, biography, historical poetry, and novels, as well as addressing more conventional varieties of historical writing.


fiction Great Britain Narrative novel poem poetry Scotland

Editors and affiliations

  • Ben Dew
    • 1
  • Fiona Price
    • 2
  1. 1.University of PortsmouthUK
  2. 2.University of ChichesterUK

About the editors

Amy Culley, University of Lincoln, UK Ben Dew, University of Portsmouth, UK Noelle Dückmann Gallagher, University of Manchester, UK Caroline Good, University of York, UK Philip Hicks, Saint Mary's College, USA Dafydd Moore, Plymouth University, UK Sanja Perovic, King's College London, UK Fiona Price, University of Chichester, UK Charlotte Roberts, University College London, UK Valerie Wallace, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

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