Skip to content

Strange Fits of Passion Epistemologies of Emotion, Hume to Austen

Best in textbook rentals since 2012!

ISBN-10: 0804736561

ISBN-13: 9780804736565

Edition: 1996

Authors: Adela Pinch

List price: $30.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Strange Fits of Passion explores emotion and the representation of feeling in late 18th century and early 19th century literature.
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $30.00
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 3/1/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 254
Size: 5.51" wide x 8.50" long x 0.55" tall
Weight: 0.704
Language: English

Introduction: Emotional Extravagance and the Epistemology of Feeling
The Philosopher as Man of Feeling: Hume's Book of the Passions
Sentimentality and Experience in Charlotte Smith's Sonnets
Female Chatter: Gender and Feeling in Wordsworth's Early Poetry
Phantom Feelings: Emotional Occupation in The Mysteries of Udolpho
Lost in a Book: Jane Austen's Persuasion
Coda: Quotation and the Circulation of Feeling in Early Nineteenth-Century England
Works Cited