The Resource The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger

The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger

Label
The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth century British fiction
Title
The reading lesson
Title remainder
the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth century British fiction
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Brantlinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
823/.809
Index
index present
LC call number
PR868.P68
LC item number
B73 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-246) 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
Introduction: the case of the poisonous book -- Gothic toxins: The castle of Otranto, The monk, and Caleb Williams -- The reading monster -- How Oliver Twist learned to read, and what he read -- Poor Jack, poor Jane: representing the working class and women in early and mid-Victorian novels -- Cashing in on the real in Thackeray and Trollope -- Novel sensations of the 1860s -- The educations of Edward Hyde and Edwin Reardon -- Overbooked versus bookless futures in late-Victorian fiction
Control code
ocm44964643
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585161679
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27252875
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44964643
  • ebsco0585161674
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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