The Resource In the Public Eye : a History of Reading in Modern France, 1800-1940, (electronic resource)

In the Public Eye : a History of Reading in Modern France, 1800-1940, (electronic resource)

Label
In the Public Eye : a History of Reading in Modern France, 1800-1940
Title
In the Public Eye
Title remainder
a History of Reading in Modern France, 1800-1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Darnton, Roger Chartier, and others have written much on the history of reading in the Old Regime, but this is the first broad study of reading to focus on the period after 1800. How and why did people understand texts as they did in modern France? In answering this question, James Allen moves easily from one interpretive framework to another and draws on a wide range of sources--novels, diaries, censor reports, critical reviews, artistic images, accounts of public and private readings, and the letters that readers sent to authors about their books. As he analyzes reading ""in the pu
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
028.90944
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1003.5.F7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
In the Public Eye : a History of Reading in Modern France, 1800-1940, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Introduction; Part I: The Historical Context; Part II: Historical Interpretive Practices: The Art of Reading; Part III: Historical Interpretive Practices: The Act of Reading
Control code
ocn884013206
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (373 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862313
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt7370b6
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33104554
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013206
  • jstordda1400862310

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