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The Resource Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain, edited by James Daybell and Andrew Gordon

Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain, edited by James Daybell and Andrew Gordon

Label
Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain
Title
Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Daybell and Andrew Gordon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Cultures of Correspondence in Early Modern Britain leading scholars approach the letter from different disciplinary perspectives to illuminate its workings. Contributors to this volume examine how elements, such as handwriting, seals, ink, and use of space, were vitally significant to how letters communicated
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Daybell, James
Series statement
Material texts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English letters
  • English prose literature
  • Letter writing
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English letters
  • English prose literature
  • Letter writing
  • Great Britain
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English letters
  • English prose literature
  • Letter writing
Label
Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain, edited by James Daybell and Andrew Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The early modern letter opener / James Daybell and Andrew Gordon -- part 1. Material practices. From Palatino to Cresci: Italian writing books and the Italic scripts of early modern English letters / Jonathan Gibson -- Conveying correspondence: early modern letter bearers, carriers, and posts / Mark Brayshay -- part 2. Technologies and designs. Enigmatic cultures of cryptology / Nadine Akkerman -- Material fictions: counterfeit correspondence and the culture of copying in early modern England / Andrew Gordon -- Allegory and epistolarity: cipher and faction in Sidney and Spenser / Andrew Zurcher -- part 3. Genres and rhetorics. Mixed messages and Cicero effects in the Herrick Family letters of the sixteenth century / Lynne Magnusson -- John Stubb's left-handed letters / Christopher Burlinson -- "An uncivill scurrilous letter": "Womanish Brabb[l]es" and the letter of affront / Michelle O'Callaghan -- part 4. The afterlives of letters. "Burn this letter": preservation and destruction in the early modern archive / Arnold Hunt -- Gendered archival practices and the future lives of letters / James Daybell -- Familiar letters and state papers: the afterlives of early modern correspondence / Alan Stewart -- Notes
Control code
ocn951076818
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812292930
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812292930
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 926312
  • 22573/ctt1c5962g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951076818
Label
Cultures of correspondence in early modern Britain, edited by James Daybell and Andrew Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The early modern letter opener / James Daybell and Andrew Gordon -- part 1. Material practices. From Palatino to Cresci: Italian writing books and the Italic scripts of early modern English letters / Jonathan Gibson -- Conveying correspondence: early modern letter bearers, carriers, and posts / Mark Brayshay -- part 2. Technologies and designs. Enigmatic cultures of cryptology / Nadine Akkerman -- Material fictions: counterfeit correspondence and the culture of copying in early modern England / Andrew Gordon -- Allegory and epistolarity: cipher and faction in Sidney and Spenser / Andrew Zurcher -- part 3. Genres and rhetorics. Mixed messages and Cicero effects in the Herrick Family letters of the sixteenth century / Lynne Magnusson -- John Stubb's left-handed letters / Christopher Burlinson -- "An uncivill scurrilous letter": "Womanish Brabb[l]es" and the letter of affront / Michelle O'Callaghan -- part 4. The afterlives of letters. "Burn this letter": preservation and destruction in the early modern archive / Arnold Hunt -- Gendered archival practices and the future lives of letters / James Daybell -- Familiar letters and state papers: the afterlives of early modern correspondence / Alan Stewart -- Notes
Control code
ocn951076818
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812292930
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812292930
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 926312
  • 22573/ctt1c5962g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951076818

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