Studies in Philology

Edited by Reid Barbour, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Frequency: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter

Latest Issue: Volume 114, 2017

Size: 6” x 9”, approx. 128 pages

Bibliographic Information: ISSN: 0039-3738


Studies in Philology considers for publication articles on British literature through Romanticism and articles on relations between British literature and works in the classical, Romance, and Germanic languages. The journal rarely publishes essays focused exclusively on literature other than British. The editorial readers for Studies in Philology include, in addition to the Editorial Board, members of the graduate faculty of the departments of languages and literatures in the University of North Carolina. For more information, visit the Studies in Philology website.

Reid Barbour is the Roy C. Moose Distinguished Professor in Renaissance Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Reid Barbour

Associate Editor

Megan Matchinske

Editorial Board

David J. Baker
Alan C. Dessen
Mary Floyd-Wilson
Edward Donald Kennedy
Shayne Legassie
Patrick O’Neill
Mark L. Reed
Joseph S. Wittig
Jessica Wolfe

Editorial Intern

Erik Maloney

Table of Contents

Volume 114, Number 4

Fall 2017

The Age of Allegory
by Vladimir Brljak

“Allmygti god this lettyr sent”: English Heavenly Letter Charms in Late Medieval Books and Rolls
by Rosanne Hebing

The Apophatic Garden of Cyrus: Thomas Browne’s Fleeting God
by Kevin Killeen

“My Rude and Imperfect Manuscript”: Sir Hamon L’Estrange’s “Observations” on Thomas Browne’s Pseudodoxia Epidemica
by Clive Wilkins-Jones

A Modest Proposal in Context: Swift, Politeness, and A Proposal for Giving Badges to the Beggars
by Elizabeth Hedrick

Fielding’s Latitudinarian Doubt: Faith “versus” Works in Joseph Andrews
by Judith Stuchiner


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