||Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize for an outstanding work of scholarship in eighteenth-century studies
||Occasional meditation, an empirical-devotional mode -- Deus in machina: popular newtonianism's visions of the clockwork-world -- Money, meaning, and a "foundation in nature" -- Social contracts, empiricist subjects, and providential nature -- Georgic realism, an empirical-devotional poetics.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Genre/form||Criticism, interpretation, etc.|
|ISBN||0813938384 (cloth ; alk. paper)|