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The Resource Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France, Martyn Lyons

Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France, Martyn Lyons

Label
Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France
Title
Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France
Statement of responsibility
Martyn Lyons
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Featuring original and intriguing insights as well as references to material hitherto inaccessible to English readers, this study presents a form of 'history from below' with emphasis on the individual reader and writer, and his or her experiences and perceptions
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CNCGM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyons, Martyn
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Includes some text in French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in book and print culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Written communication
  • Book industries and trade
  • Social change
  • Livres et lecture
  • Communication écrite
  • Livres
  • Changement social
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • Book industries and trade
  • Books and reading
  • Social change
  • Written communication
  • France
Label
Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France, Martyn Lyons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The Importance of the Nineteenth Century Statistical Approach -- 2. In Search of the Bestsellers of Nineteenth-Century France, 1815-1850 -- 3. Towards a National Literary Culture in France: Bookshops and the Decline of the Colporteur Censorship and Commemoration -- 4. Fires of Expiation: Book-Burnings and Catholic Missions in Restoration France -- 5. Literary Commemoration and the Uses of History: The Gutenberg Festival in Strasbourg, 1840 Readers -- 6. Reading Experience of Worker-Autobiographers in Nineteenth-Century Europe -- 7. Oral Culture and the Rural Community: The Veillee d'hiver -- 8. Why We Need an Oral History of Reading Writers -- 9. Reading Practices, Writing Practices: Intimate Writings in Nineteenth-Century France -- 10. French Soldiers and Their Correspondence: Towards a History of Writing Practices in the First World War -- App. Calculating Bestsellers in Early Nineteenth-Century France
Control code
ocn635459288
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442688940
Lccn
2008431046
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59pqr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459288
Label
Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France, Martyn Lyons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The Importance of the Nineteenth Century Statistical Approach -- 2. In Search of the Bestsellers of Nineteenth-Century France, 1815-1850 -- 3. Towards a National Literary Culture in France: Bookshops and the Decline of the Colporteur Censorship and Commemoration -- 4. Fires of Expiation: Book-Burnings and Catholic Missions in Restoration France -- 5. Literary Commemoration and the Uses of History: The Gutenberg Festival in Strasbourg, 1840 Readers -- 6. Reading Experience of Worker-Autobiographers in Nineteenth-Century Europe -- 7. Oral Culture and the Rural Community: The Veillee d'hiver -- 8. Why We Need an Oral History of Reading Writers -- 9. Reading Practices, Writing Practices: Intimate Writings in Nineteenth-Century France -- 10. French Soldiers and Their Correspondence: Towards a History of Writing Practices in the First World War -- App. Calculating Bestsellers in Early Nineteenth-Century France
Control code
ocn635459288
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442688940
Lccn
2008431046
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt59pqr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)635459288

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