Books and their readers in eighteenth-century England : new essays / edited by Isabel Rivers.

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 importan...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Rivers, Isabel.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : Continuum, 2001.
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Summary: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.
Physical Description:1 online resource (x, 294 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:1847144004
9781847144003