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The Resource Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein

Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein

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Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending
Title
Divine art, infernal machine
Title remainder
the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Divine Art, Infernal Machine' presents a history of the printing press & of the ambivalent attitudes of the public toward printers & printing since the days of Gutenberg & his business partner Johann Fust, a gentleman often tellingly confused with the notorious Doctor Faustus
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
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Eisenstein, Elizabeth L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Books
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Europe
  • HISTORY
  • Books
  • Intellectual life
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Europe
Label
Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204674
Antecedent source
not applicable
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
First impressions -- After Luther : civil war in Christendom -- After Erasmus : propelling the knowledge industry -- Eighteenth-century attitudes -- The zenith of print culture (nineteenth century) -- The newspaper press : the end of books? -- Toward the sense of an ending (fin de siecle to the present)
Control code
ocn794700591
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812222166
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204674
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700591
Label
Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204674
Antecedent source
not applicable
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
First impressions -- After Luther : civil war in Christendom -- After Erasmus : propelling the knowledge industry -- Eighteenth-century attitudes -- The zenith of print culture (nineteenth century) -- The newspaper press : the end of books? -- Toward the sense of an ending (fin de siecle to the present)
Control code
ocn794700591
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812222166
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204674
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700591

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