Tag Archives: Eighteenth Century

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Geology & Neoclassical Aesthetics

A review of Geology and Neoclassical Aesthetics: Visualizing the Structure of the Earth in Late Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Britain, by Allison Ksiazkiewicz. Allison Ksiazkiewicz’s…

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Crime & Print Culture in 18c London

A review of Print Culture and Responses to Crime in Mid-Eighteenth-Century London, by Richard Ward. Richard Ward’s thesis explores the landscape of mid-eighteenth-century crime in…

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Dutch East India Company Archives

A review of The Archives of the Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (VOC) (Dutch East India Company) kept at the National Archives (The Hague, The Netherlands)  Many countries,…

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Nevil Maskelyne & the Zenith Sector

A review of Constructing an Instrument: Nevil Maskelyne and the Zenith Sector, 1760-1774, by Nicky Reeves. This study offers a biography of the zenith sector,…