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The Resource Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson

Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson

Label
Reading in America : literature & social history
Title
Reading in America
Title remainder
literature & social history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
028/.9/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1003.2
LC item number
.R424 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • What is the history of books? / Robert Darnton -- Literacy instruction and gender in colonial New England / E. Jennifer Monaghan -- Chapbooks in America : reconstructing the popular reading of early America / Victor Neuburg -- A republican literature : magazine reading and readers in late-eighteenth-century New York / David Paul Nord -- The word in black and white : ideologies of race and literacy in antebellum America / Dana Nelson Salvino -- The life and times of Charlotte Temple : the biography of a book / Cathy N. Davidson -- Antebellum reading and the ironies of technological innovation / Ronald J. Zboray -- Sense and sensibility : a case study of women's reading in late-Victorian America / Barbara Sicherman
  • Reflections on the changing publishing objectives of secular Black book publishers, 1900-1986 / Donald Franklin Joyce -- Becoming noncanonical : the case against Willa Cather / Sharon O'Brien -- The Book-of-the-Month Club and the general reader : the uses of "serious" fiction / Janice A. Radway -- Literacy and mass media : the political implications / Donald Lazere
Control code
ocm19130317
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 307 p.
Isbn
9780801838002
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88035821
System control number
866335
Label
Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • What is the history of books? / Robert Darnton -- Literacy instruction and gender in colonial New England / E. Jennifer Monaghan -- Chapbooks in America : reconstructing the popular reading of early America / Victor Neuburg -- A republican literature : magazine reading and readers in late-eighteenth-century New York / David Paul Nord -- The word in black and white : ideologies of race and literacy in antebellum America / Dana Nelson Salvino -- The life and times of Charlotte Temple : the biography of a book / Cathy N. Davidson -- Antebellum reading and the ironies of technological innovation / Ronald J. Zboray -- Sense and sensibility : a case study of women's reading in late-Victorian America / Barbara Sicherman
  • Reflections on the changing publishing objectives of secular Black book publishers, 1900-1986 / Donald Franklin Joyce -- Becoming noncanonical : the case against Willa Cather / Sharon O'Brien -- The Book-of-the-Month Club and the general reader : the uses of "serious" fiction / Janice A. Radway -- Literacy and mass media : the political implications / Donald Lazere
Control code
ocm19130317
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 307 p.
Isbn
9780801838002
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88035821
System control number
866335

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