Grace in extremis
- A note on the sensitivity of a method used to detect lead in the eighteenth century Waldron, H. A. // British Journal of Industrial Medicine;Jul1973, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p300
No abstract available.
- ANTIQUES. Garrett, Wendell // Magazine Antiques;Feb2003, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p52
Provides insights into the history of Charleston, South Carolina. City's role as a crossroads of transatlantic trade at the time of the British Empire; Racial and ethnic origins of Charleston's early settlers; Levels of wealth and manner of living in Charleston in the 18th century.
- The strange death of the Duke of Richmond. McElroy, George E. // Beaver;Jun/Jul90, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p21
Presents the story of the birth of a pioneer military settlement in the wilderness of Upper Canada. Background about the death of Charles Lennox, the Duke of Richmond; When the Duke was appointed as Governor General of Canada; The home government's plan to establish the settlement; Essential...
- FLASHBACK TOï¿½ Literary CONTEMPORARIES OF THE 1800S. Watson, Toni A. // Cobblestone;Feb2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p47
The article presents information on several literary contemporaries of the 18th century.
- Variations on a Theme. // Early American Homes;Aug99, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p88
Offers a look at the variations of the classic early-eighteenth-century design painted on a tin tray. Motifs incorporated; Delft bowl created by Lynn Taylor; Hooked rug by Annie Harlin.
- California in the 1790s. // California through the Decades;1999, p6
Focuses on the history of California in the 1790s.
- The Italian and European context of Neapolitan eighteenth-century antiquarianism. Salmeri, Giovanni // Journal of the History of Collections;2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p263
This section introduces a series of articles published within the issue, including one of Alain Schnapp on Neapolitan antiquarianism and another by Arturo Fittipaldi on the cultural policy of the Neapolitan Bourbons in the eighteenth century.
- Gender, piety, and secularization in Connecticut religion... Lacey, Barbara E. // Journal of Social History;Summer91, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p799
Focuses on the role that gender, piety, and secularization played in religion in Connecticut during 1720 to 1775. Why the importance of religion was declining in Connecticut during the eighteenth century; How church ministers hoped to increase attendance by creating a Great Revival; Statistical...
- The metamorphoses of satire in eighteenth-century narrative. Palmeri, Frank // Comparative Literature;Summer96, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p237
Discusses the series of related narrative forms that succeed one another in prominence throughout the 18th century. Affinity between satiric narrative and the 17th century paradigm; Jean-Jacques Rousseau's conjectural histories of society and of the individual as serving as mediators in the...