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A companion to the history of the book, edited by Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose

Label
A companion to the history of the book
Title
A companion to the history of the book
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose
Title variation
History of the book
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.C73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eliot, Simon
  • Rose, Jonathan
Series statement
Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Series volume
48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Printing
  • Book industries and trade
Label
A companion to the history of the book, edited by Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why bibliography matters / T. H. Howard-Hill -- What is textual scholarship? / David Greetham -- The uses of quantification / Alexis Weedon -- Readers : books and biography / Stephen Colclough -- The clay tablet book in Sumer, Assyria, and Babylonia / Eleanor Robson -- The papyrus roll in Egypt, Greece, and Rome / Cornelia Roemer -- China / J. S. Edgren -- Japan, Korea, and Vietnam / Peter Kornicki -- South Asia / Graham Shaw -- Latin America / Hortensia Calvo -- The Hebraic book / Emile G. L. Schrijver -- The Islamic book / Michael Albin -- The triumph of the codex : the manuscript book before 1100 / Michelle P. Brown -- Parchment and paper : manuscript culture 1100-1500 / M. T. Clanchy -- The Gutenberg revolutions / Lotte Hellinga -- The book trade comes of age : the sixteenth century / David J. Shaw -- The British book market 1600-1800 / John Feather -- Print and public in Europe 1600-1800 / Rietje van Vliet -- North America and transatlantic book culture to 1800 / Russell L. Martin III -- The industrialization of the book 1800-1970 / Rob Banham -- From few and expensive to many and cheap : the British book market 1800-1890 / Simon Eliot -- A continent of texts : Europe 1800-1890 / Jean-Yves Mollier and Marie-Françoise Cachin -- Building a national literature : the United States 1800-1890 / Robert A. Gross -- The globalization of the book 1800-1970 / David Finkelstein -- Modernity and print I : Britain 1890-1970 / Jonathan Rose -- Modernity and print II : Europe 1890-1970 / Adriaan van der Weel -- Modernity and print III : the United States 1890-1970 / Beth Luey -- Books and bits : texts and technology 1970-2000 / Paul Luna -- The global market 1970-2000 : producers / Eva Hemmungs Wirtén -- The global market 1970-2000 : consumers / Claire Squires -- Periodicals and periodicity / James Wald -- The importance of ephemera / Martin Andrews -- The new textual technologies / Charles Chadwyck-Healey -- New histories of literacy / Patricia Crain -- Some non-textual uses of books / Rowan Watson -- The book as art / Megan L. Benton -- Obscenity, censorship, and modernity / Deana Heath -- Copyright and the creation of literary property / John Feather -- Libraries and the invention of information / Wayne A. Wiegand -- Does the book have a future? / Angus Phillips
Control code
86115301
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 599 p.
Isbn
9781405127653
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102104
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)86115301
Label
A companion to the history of the book, edited by Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why bibliography matters / T. H. Howard-Hill -- What is textual scholarship? / David Greetham -- The uses of quantification / Alexis Weedon -- Readers : books and biography / Stephen Colclough -- The clay tablet book in Sumer, Assyria, and Babylonia / Eleanor Robson -- The papyrus roll in Egypt, Greece, and Rome / Cornelia Roemer -- China / J. S. Edgren -- Japan, Korea, and Vietnam / Peter Kornicki -- South Asia / Graham Shaw -- Latin America / Hortensia Calvo -- The Hebraic book / Emile G. L. Schrijver -- The Islamic book / Michael Albin -- The triumph of the codex : the manuscript book before 1100 / Michelle P. Brown -- Parchment and paper : manuscript culture 1100-1500 / M. T. Clanchy -- The Gutenberg revolutions / Lotte Hellinga -- The book trade comes of age : the sixteenth century / David J. Shaw -- The British book market 1600-1800 / John Feather -- Print and public in Europe 1600-1800 / Rietje van Vliet -- North America and transatlantic book culture to 1800 / Russell L. Martin III -- The industrialization of the book 1800-1970 / Rob Banham -- From few and expensive to many and cheap : the British book market 1800-1890 / Simon Eliot -- A continent of texts : Europe 1800-1890 / Jean-Yves Mollier and Marie-Françoise Cachin -- Building a national literature : the United States 1800-1890 / Robert A. Gross -- The globalization of the book 1800-1970 / David Finkelstein -- Modernity and print I : Britain 1890-1970 / Jonathan Rose -- Modernity and print II : Europe 1890-1970 / Adriaan van der Weel -- Modernity and print III : the United States 1890-1970 / Beth Luey -- Books and bits : texts and technology 1970-2000 / Paul Luna -- The global market 1970-2000 : producers / Eva Hemmungs Wirtén -- The global market 1970-2000 : consumers / Claire Squires -- Periodicals and periodicity / James Wald -- The importance of ephemera / Martin Andrews -- The new textual technologies / Charles Chadwyck-Healey -- New histories of literacy / Patricia Crain -- Some non-textual uses of books / Rowan Watson -- The book as art / Megan L. Benton -- Obscenity, censorship, and modernity / Deana Heath -- Copyright and the creation of literary property / John Feather -- Libraries and the invention of information / Wayne A. Wiegand -- Does the book have a future? / Angus Phillips
Control code
86115301
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvi, 599 p.
Isbn
9781405127653
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006102104
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)86115301

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