Contributor biographical information for British literature, 1640-1789 : an anthology / edited by Robert DeMaria, Jr.
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d104>Robert DeMaria, Jr., is the Henry Noble MacCracken Professor of English at Vassar College, where he has taught and often served as chair of his department since 1975. He has been a Guggenheim fellow and a fellow of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. He is the author of several books about Samuel Johnson and the editor (with the late Gwin Kolb) of Johnson on the English Language, volume 18 in the Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson. Most recently he has edited (with Robert D. Brown) Classical Literature and its Reception (Blackwell, 2007).
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English literature -- 18th century.
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Great Britain -- Literary collections.