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Creator:
Kelly, Jason M
Title(s):

The Society of Dilettanti : archaeology and identity in the British enlightenment / Jason Kelly.

Published/Created:
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2009.
Physical Description:
xvii, 366 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N12.S64 K46 2009 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustration on lining paper.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Aesthetics, British -- 18th century.
Archaeology -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.
Group identity -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Science -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Society of Dilettanti (London, England)
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  • The dilettanti culture of the eighteenth century
  • Libertinism and masculine association in enlightenment London
  • Charlemont and Wood in the making of British classical archaeology
  • Architecture and archaeology in enlightenment thought
  • Archaeology and identity in the British enlightenment
  • A "kind of Turkish fabrick": the ethnographic function of the archaeological topography
  • The Dilettanti at the end of the enlightenment.