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The Resource Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays, edited by Isabel Rivers

Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays, edited by Isabel Rivers

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Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays
Title
Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England
Title remainder
new essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Isabel Rivers
Title variation
Books and their readers in 18th century England
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of eight new essays investigates ways in which significant kinds of 18th-century writings were designed and received by different audiences. Rivers explores the answers to certain crucial questions about the contemporary use of books. This new edition contains the results of important new research by well known specialists in the field of book and publishing history over the last two decades
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
  • 820.9005
  • 028/.0942/09033
  • 028.9094209033
Index
index present
LC call number
PR442
LC item number
.B66 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Rivers, Isabel
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  • English literature
  • Books and reading
  • Popular culture
  • Book industries and trade
  • England
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Book industries and trade
  • Books and reading
  • English literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Popular culture
  • England
  • Leesgewoonten
  • Lezers
  • Letterkunde
  • Engels
Label
Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays, edited by Isabel Rivers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; PREFACE; 1 The Book Trades; 2 The English Bible and its Readers in the Eighteenth Century; 3 Theological Books from The Naked Gospel to Nemesis of Faith; 4 The History Market in Eighteenth-Century England; 5 Biographical Dictionaries and their Uses from Bayle to Chalmers; 6 Review Journals and the Reading Public; 7 Literary Scholarship and the Life of Editing; 8 The Production and Consumption of the Eighteenth-Century Poetic Miscellany; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
290598374
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847144003
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290598374
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.
Label
Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays, edited by Isabel Rivers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; PREFACE; 1 The Book Trades; 2 The English Bible and its Readers in the Eighteenth Century; 3 Theological Books from The Naked Gospel to Nemesis of Faith; 4 The History Market in Eighteenth-Century England; 5 Biographical Dictionaries and their Uses from Bayle to Chalmers; 6 Review Journals and the Reading Public; 7 Literary Scholarship and the Life of Editing; 8 The Production and Consumption of the Eighteenth-Century Poetic Miscellany; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
290598374
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 294 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847144003
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290598374
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.

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