Exoticism in the enlightenment / edited by G.S. Rousseau and Roy Porter
- Manchester, UK ; New York : Manchester University, 
New York, NY, USA : Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press.
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- Physical Description:
- x, 230 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Rousseau, G. S. (George Sebastian) and Porter, Roy, 1946-2002
- Introduction / G.S. Rousseau and Roy Porter -- The mysteries of Islam / Ian Richard Netton -- Taming the exotic : the British and India in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / P.J. Marshall -- Ad majorem societas gloriam : Jesuit perspectives on Chinese mores in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Basil Guy -- Noble and ignoble savages / V.G. Kiernan -- The exotic as erotic : Captain Cook at Tahiti / Roy Porter -- The discrete charms of the exotic : fictions of the harem in eighteenth-century France / Suzanne Rodin Pucci -- Elegancy and wildness : reflections of the East in the eighteenth-century imagination / Frances Mannaker -- Psalmanazar's "Formosa" and the British reader (including Samuel Johnson / Robert Adams Day.
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