The Edges of Augustanism The Aesthetics of Spirituality in Thomas Ken, John Byrom and William Law

It has recently been argued that the 18th century can no longer be 1 seen as gripped in the strait-jacket of Augustanism and Neoclassicism. Such labels are seen as doing less than justice to the rich variety of individual talents and intellectual trends which collectively constitute 18th century cul...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hoyles, John
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1972, 1972
Edition:1st ed. 1972
Series:International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • One — Ken
  • 1. The Critical Heritage
  • 2. The Religious Background
  • 3. The Aesthetics of Infinity
  • 4. Neoclassicism
  • 5. The Metaphysical Tradition
  • 6. Poetic Diction
  • Two — Byrom and Law
  • 7. Light and Enlightenment
  • 8. Deism and Modernism
  • 9. From Quietism to Evangelicalism
  • 10. Theological Renewal
  • 11. Nature and Enthusiasm
  • 12. Psychology and Aesthetics
  • Conclusion
  • Appendices