The Resource Bookish histories : books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900, edited by Ina Ferris and Paul Keen

Bookish histories : books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900, edited by Ina Ferris and Paul Keen

Label
Bookish histories : books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900
Title
Bookish histories
Title remainder
books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ina Ferris and Paul Keen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This ground-breaking collection of essays presents a new bookish literary history, which situates questions about books at the intersection of a range of debates about the role of authors and readers, the organization of knowledge, the vogue for collecting, and the impact of overlapping technologies of writing and shifting generic boundaries"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
820.9005
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1003.5.G7
LC item number
B67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Palgrave studies in the Enlightenment, romanticism and cultures of print
Label
Bookish histories : books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900, edited by Ina Ferris and Paul Keen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: ContentsAcknowledgementsNotes on ContributorsIntroduction: Towards a Bookish Literary History--I.Ferris &amp--P.KeenPART I: RECONFIGURING LITERARY HISTORYWild Bibliography: The Rise and Fall Book History in Nineteenth-Century Britain--J.Klancher'Uncommon Animals': Making Virtue of Necessity in the Age of Authors; P.KeenMaking Literary History in the Age of Steam--W.McKelvyPART II: BOOKS IN THE EVERYDAYCanons' Clockwork: Novels for Everyday Use--D.LynchBook-Love and the Remaking of Literary Culture in the Romantic Periodical--I.FerrisThe Art of Sharing: Reading in the Romantic Miscellany--A.PiperGetting the Reading Out of London Labor; L.PricePART III: REMAPPING THE LITERARY FIELDReading Collections: The Literary Discourse of Eighteenth-Century Libraries--B.M.BenedictImagining Hegel: Bookish Form and the Romantic Synopticon--M.Macovski'The Society of Agreeable and Worthy Companions': Bookishness and Manuscript Culture after 1750--B.A.SchellenbergThe Practice and Poetics of Curlism: Print, Obscenity, and the Merryland Pamphlets in the Career of Edmund Curll--T.KeymerCharlatanism and Resentment in Londons Mid-Eighteenth Century Literary Marketplace--S.DuringIndex
Control code
000044841923
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 283 p.
Isbn
9780230222311
Lccn
2009041350
Other physical details
ill.
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.b24921312
System control number
  • (OCoLC)458582181
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