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Books and Their Readers in Eighteenth-century England: New Essays

Books and Their Readers in Eighteenth-century England: New Essays (Paperback)

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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.

BusinessIndustry & industrial studiesMedia, information & communication industriesPublishing industryEssays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalLiterary studies: c 1500 to c 1800History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural StudiesHistory of ideas Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 01/05/2003 ISBN-13: 9780826467171  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Isabel Rivers is a Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Oxford and Rank Fellop and Tutor in English at St Hugh's College, Oxford.

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