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Bookish histories books, literature, and commercial modernity, 1700-1900 by Ina Ferris

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Book industries and trade -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Book industries and trade -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Authorship -- History -- 18th century,
  • Authorship -- History -- 19th century,
  • Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Ina Ferris, Paul Keen.
ContributionsFerris, Ina., Keen, Paul, 1963-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ1003.5.G7 B67 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24062770M
ISBN 109780230222311
LC Control Number2009041350

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