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The Resource A history of reading and writing in the Western world, Martyn Lyons

A history of reading and writing in the Western world, Martyn Lyons

Label
A history of reading and writing in the Western world
Title
A history of reading and writing in the Western world
Statement of responsibility
Martyn Lyons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Lyons, Martyn
Dewey number
028.909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Written communication
  • Books and reading
  • Written communication
Label
A history of reading and writing in the Western world, Martyn Lyons
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
What is the history of reading and writing? -- Reading and writing in the ancient and medieval world -- Was there a printing revolution? -- Print and the Protestant Reformation -- Renaissance books and humanist readers -- Print and popular culture -- The rise of literacy in the early modern West, c. 1600-c.1800 -- Censorship and the reading public in pre-revolutionary France -- The reading fever, 1750-1830 -- The age of the mass reading public -- New readers and reading cultures -- The democratisation of writing, 1800 to the present -- Readers and writers in the digital age
Control code
FIEb16143942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780230001619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)423584406
Label
A history of reading and writing in the Western world, Martyn Lyons
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
What is the history of reading and writing? -- Reading and writing in the ancient and medieval world -- Was there a printing revolution? -- Print and the Protestant Reformation -- Renaissance books and humanist readers -- Print and popular culture -- The rise of literacy in the early modern West, c. 1600-c.1800 -- Censorship and the reading public in pre-revolutionary France -- The reading fever, 1750-1830 -- The age of the mass reading public -- New readers and reading cultures -- The democratisation of writing, 1800 to the present -- Readers and writers in the digital age
Control code
FIEb16143942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780230001619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)423584406

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