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Bastards and foundlings

illegitimacy in eighteenth-century England

by Lisa Zunshine

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Published by Ohio State University Press in Columbus .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
    • Illegitimacy in literature,
    • Illegitimate children -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
    • Illegitimacy -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
    • Illegitimate children in literature,
    • Parent and child in literature,
    • Foundlings in literature,
    • Adultery in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-218) and index.

      StatementLisa Zunshine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR448.I49 Z86 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 228 p. ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3299066M
      ISBN 100814209955, 0814290736
      LC Control Number2004026571

      lated on publishing a book so daringly against the grain of current trends. Praise cannot, alas, be extended to their copyediting, which is less than punctilious in almost every respect. To m Mason University of Bristol Bastards and Foundlings: Illegitimacy in Eighteenth-Century England. Lisa Zunshine. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, The series “Game of Thrones” is one of the most successful on television, and bastards are its key characters. On the status of bastards in medieval society, the rights of illegitimate children to inherit and bastards that have become kings - in the material Postnauki. The term bastardus is a medieval invention, appears from the XI century in predominantly French sources and, according to.

      Table of contents for Bastards and foundlings: illegitimacy in eighteenth-century England / Lisa Zunshine. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. Nethinim were allowed to marry only proselytes, freedmen, bastards, and foundlings (Ḳid. viii. 3). In tables of precedence they are reckoned very low, coming after bastards in .

        Orphans would probably be trusted more compared with foundlings and bastards considering they are definitely trueborn can gain inheritance, or work, or apprenticeship easily. - Bastards are a hit-or-miss on how awful their life can be and the level of . He had fainted from the pain and woke up in his bed in the room he shared with twenty-five other bastards, foundlings plucked from church steps, hedgerows, and noisome rooming houses in Scotland's southern districts. Someone with more sympathy than skill stuck a piece of wood next to his forearm and wrapped it with a few twists of a stinking sheet.


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By recreating the context of the national preoccupation with bastardy, with a special emphasis on the gender of the fictional bastard/foundling, Zunshine offers new readings of "canonical" texts, such as Steele's The Conscious Lovers, Defoe's Moll Flanders, Fielding's Tom Jones, Moore's The Foundling, Colman's The English Merchant, Richardson's Clarissa and Sir Charles Grandison, Burney's.

Bastards and Foundlings pits the official legal views on illegitimacy against the actual everyday practices that frequently circumvented the law; it reconstructs the history of social institutions called Bastards and foundlings book to regulate illegitimacy, such as the London Foundling Hospital; and it examines a wide array of novels and plays written in response to Brand: Ohio State University Press.

Bastards and Foundlings pits the official legal views on illegitimacy against the actual everyday practices that frequently circumvented the law; it reconstructs the history of social institutions called upon to regulate illegitimacy, such as the London Foundling Hospital; and it examines a wide array of novels and plays written in response to.

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The Foundling Hospital in London, England, was founded in by the philanthropic sea captain Thomas was a children's home established for the "education and maintenance of exposed and deserted young children." The word "hospital" was used in a more general sense than it is today, simply indicating the institution's "hospitality" to those less fortunate.

Colonial America bastardy laws were laws, statutes, or other legal precedents set forth by the English colonies in North page focuses on the rules pertaining to bastardy that became law in the New England colonies of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania from the early seventeenth century to the late eighteenth century.

The colonies established many of their laws based on a. Bastard Nation’s Founding Foundlings were the first 34 Bastards to sign on with Bastard Nation. Bastards and Foundlings Illegitimacy in Eighteenth-Century England Lisa Zunshine “This book will attract a significant readership among cultural historians as well as literary critics and will become an essential work in eighteenth-century literature and history.” —Robert Markley, University of Illinois.

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Lisa Zunshine: Bastards and Foundlings: Illegitimacy in Eighteenth Century England: Columbus: Ohio State University Press: ISBN ; Nicolson, Benedict () (på und). The treasures of the Foundling hospital: with a catalogue raisonné, based on a draft catalogue by John Kerslake.

Studies in the history of art and architecture. Mr Brownlow wrote the history of the institution and the life-histories of some famous foundlings, and copies of his books are held in the British Library.

In Oliver Twist, Mr Brownlow is a very kindly elderly gentleman, who is the victim of pocket-picking by the Artful Dodger. He saves Oliver from prison, and tries to protect him from the book. Notable orphans and foundlings include world leaders, celebrated writers, entertainment greats, figures in science and business, as well as innumerable fictional characters in literature and comics.

While the exact definition of orphan and foundlings varies, one legal definition is a child bereft through "death or disappearance of, abandonment or desertion by, or separation or loss from, both.

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She is a former Guggenheim fellow () and the author or editor of eleven books, including Bastards and Foundlings: Illegitimacy in Eighteenth-Century England (), Why We Read Fiction: Theory of Mind and the Novel (), Approaches to Teaching the Novels of Samuel Richardson (co-edited with Jocelyn Harris, ), Strange Concepts and the.

gories of “bastard” and “foundling” and addresses the literary-historical stakes of such a categorization. The second part considers the corre- lation between the gender of the fictional foundling and his or her le.This study focuses on the cultural history of illegitimacy and its representation in literature, with an emphasis on the gender of fictional bastards and foundlings.

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