The Resource The industrial book, 1840-1880, edited by Scott E. Casper [and others]

The industrial book, 1840-1880, edited by Scott E. Casper [and others]

Label
The industrial book, 1840-1880
Title
The industrial book, 1840-1880
Statement of responsibility
edited by Scott E. Casper [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume of A History of the Book in America covers the creation, distribution, and uses of print and books in the mid-nineteenth century, when a truly national book trade emerged. Essays examine the rise of the manufactured, bound product and the idea of the book as the quintessential product of the industrialization of both the print and papermaking trades, which depended on new nationwide networks for finance, transportation, and communication. The volume also chronicles the rise of a uniquely American print culture, as reading and writing were increasingly conceived of as essential to A
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
381/.45002097309034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z473
LC item number
.H57 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A history of the book in America
Series volume
v. 3
Label
The industrial book, 1840-1880, edited by Scott E. Casper [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Manufacturing and book production -- Labor and labor organization -- Authors and literary authorship -- The national book trade system -- The role of government -- Alternative publishing systems -- Periodicals and serial publication -- Ideologies and practices of reading -- Sites of reading -- Cultures of print -- Alternative communication practices and the industrial book
Control code
ocn726826926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 539 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469605470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt614kn
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36697254
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726826926
  • ebscoaca0807868035

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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