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The invention of the self : the hinge of consciousness in the eighteenth century / John O. Lyons.

By: Lyons, John O. (John Ormsby), 1927-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c1978Description: 268 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0809308150; 9780809308156.Report number: 77027103Subject(s): Civilization, Modern -- 18th century | Literature, Modern -- 18th century -- History and criticism | Invention (Rhetoric) -- History -- 18th century | Consciousness in literature | Self in literature | Self | Civilization, Modern 18th century | Literature, Modern 18th century History and criticism | SelfAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Invention of the self.DDC classification: 909.7 Other classification: EC 5166 Also issued online.
Contents:
Out of the void -- Dancing on the head of a pin -- Once upon a time -- Biography -- Autobiography -- Rogues and adventurers -- Confessional high tide -- Travelers east -- The traveler at home -- Whores and rakes in the gardens of delight -- The circumference of the self -- Into our age.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-261) and index.

Out of the void -- Dancing on the head of a pin -- Once upon a time -- Biography -- Autobiography -- Rogues and adventurers -- Confessional high tide -- Travelers east -- The traveler at home -- Whores and rakes in the gardens of delight -- The circumference of the self -- Into our age.

Also issued online.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

John O. Lyons is a professor of Eng­lish at the University of Wisconsin.</p>

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