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The Resource Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap : five Victorian illustrated editions, Alan R. Young

Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap : five Victorian illustrated editions, Alan R. Young

Label
Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap : five Victorian illustrated editions
Title
Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap
Title remainder
five Victorian illustrated editions
Statement of responsibility
Alan R. Young
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thanks to this transformation of the publishing industry, an edition of Shakespeare would no longer be a prized cultural treasure and status symbol restricted to the upper and middle classes. Instead Shakespeare's works could now enter the most modest of dwellings." --
Assigning source
From introduction
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Alan R.
Dewey number
822.3/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3071
LC item number
.Y58 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Oak Knoll Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Literature publishing
  • Book industries and trade
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Drama
  • Transmission of texts
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Book industries and trade
  • Drama
  • Literature publishing
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Transmission of texts
  • England
Label
Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap : five Victorian illustrated editions, Alan R. Young
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-225) 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
Introduction -- The transformation of the publishing industry -- Charles Knight -- Robert Tyas -- George Routledge -- John Cassell -- John Dicks -- Afterword -- Appendices. Appendix 1. The publishing workforces -- Appendix 2. The Duke of Northumberland vs. William Clowes -- Appendix 3. Table of some of Knight's editions of Shakespeare -- Appendix 4. List of Shakespeare's plays included in "Dicks' standard plays" series (1874-6) -- Appendix 5. A tour of William Clowes's printing works on Stanford Street -- Appendix 6. A tour of Cassell and Company's business premises i the Belle Sauvage Yard
Control code
995805728
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9781584563594
Lccn
2017022901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99974140956
  • 40027594278
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)995805728
Label
Steam-driven Shakespeare or making good books cheap : five Victorian illustrated editions, Alan R. Young
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-225) 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
Introduction -- The transformation of the publishing industry -- Charles Knight -- Robert Tyas -- George Routledge -- John Cassell -- John Dicks -- Afterword -- Appendices. Appendix 1. The publishing workforces -- Appendix 2. The Duke of Northumberland vs. William Clowes -- Appendix 3. Table of some of Knight's editions of Shakespeare -- Appendix 4. List of Shakespeare's plays included in "Dicks' standard plays" series (1874-6) -- Appendix 5. A tour of William Clowes's printing works on Stanford Street -- Appendix 6. A tour of Cassell and Company's business premises i the Belle Sauvage Yard
Control code
995805728
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9781584563594
Lccn
2017022901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99974140956
  • 40027594278
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)995805728

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