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The Resource Reading books : essays on the material text and literature in America, edited by Michele Moylan and Lane Stiles ; foreword by Michael Winship

Reading books : essays on the material text and literature in America, edited by Michele Moylan and Lane Stiles ; foreword by Michael Winship

Label
Reading books : essays on the material text and literature in America
Title
Reading books
Title remainder
essays on the material text and literature in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michele Moylan and Lane Stiles ; foreword by Michael Winship
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS25
LC item number
.R38 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moylan, Michele
  • Stiles, Lane
Series statement
Studies in print culture and the history of the book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Literature publishing
  • Books
  • Books
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading
  • Transmission of texts
  • Literary form
  • Transmission of texts
Label
Reading books : essays on the material text and literature in America, edited by Michele Moylan and Lane Stiles ; foreword by Michael Winship
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dante in America: the first hundred years / Kathleen Verduin -- The material Melville: shaping readers' horizons / Michael Kearns -- Judging literary books by their covers: house styles, Ticknor and Fields, and literary promotion / Jeffrey D. Groves -- Literature in newsprint: antebellum family newspapers and the uses of reading / Amy M. Thomas -- Manufacturing intellectual equipment: the Tauchnitz edition of The Marble faun / Susan S. Williams -- Finding his mark: Twain's The Innocents abroad as a subscription book / Nancy Cook -- Defining the national pantheon: the making of Houghton Mifflin's Biographical series, 1880-1900 / Scott E. Casper -- Materiality as performance: the forming of Helen Hunt Jackson's Ramona / Michele Moylan -- Packaging literature for the high schools: from Riverside literature series to Literature and life / Lane Stiles
Control code
34618073
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 288 pages
Isbn
9781558490628
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96008322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Reading books : essays on the material text and literature in America, edited by Michele Moylan and Lane Stiles ; foreword by Michael Winship
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dante in America: the first hundred years / Kathleen Verduin -- The material Melville: shaping readers' horizons / Michael Kearns -- Judging literary books by their covers: house styles, Ticknor and Fields, and literary promotion / Jeffrey D. Groves -- Literature in newsprint: antebellum family newspapers and the uses of reading / Amy M. Thomas -- Manufacturing intellectual equipment: the Tauchnitz edition of The Marble faun / Susan S. Williams -- Finding his mark: Twain's The Innocents abroad as a subscription book / Nancy Cook -- Defining the national pantheon: the making of Houghton Mifflin's Biographical series, 1880-1900 / Scott E. Casper -- Materiality as performance: the forming of Helen Hunt Jackson's Ramona / Michele Moylan -- Packaging literature for the high schools: from Riverside literature series to Literature and life / Lane Stiles
Control code
34618073
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 288 pages
Isbn
9781558490628
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96008322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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