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The Resource Reading contagion : the hazards of reading in the age of print, Annika Mann

Reading contagion : the hazards of reading in the age of print, Annika Mann

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Reading contagion : the hazards of reading in the age of print
Title
Reading contagion
Title remainder
the hazards of reading in the age of print
Statement of responsibility
Annika Mann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This books examines eighteenth-century beliefs that reading threatened to transform the world by creating new embodied collectives and fomenting large-scale epidemics"--
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Mann, Annika
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English fiction
  • Medicine in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Communicable diseases in literature
  • Epidemics in literature
  • Diseases in literature
  • Books and reading
Label
Reading contagion : the hazards of reading in the age of print, Annika Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of author's thesis (doctoral)--Indiana University, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-244) 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
Introduction : theorizing reading in the age of print -- Reading contagion in eighteenth-century medicine -- Infection : inspiring Alexander Pope's Dunciad -- Inoculation : Tobias Smollett and remediation -- Propagation : regeneration and William Blake's "Visible form" -- Extinction : sanitation and the end of plague in Mary Shelley's The last man -- Afterword : germs, circulating libraries, and the great book scare
Control code
on1035364155
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780813941776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1035364155
Label
Reading contagion : the hazards of reading in the age of print, Annika Mann
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of author's thesis (doctoral)--Indiana University, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-244) 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
Introduction : theorizing reading in the age of print -- Reading contagion in eighteenth-century medicine -- Infection : inspiring Alexander Pope's Dunciad -- Inoculation : Tobias Smollett and remediation -- Propagation : regeneration and William Blake's "Visible form" -- Extinction : sanitation and the end of plague in Mary Shelley's The last man -- Afterword : germs, circulating libraries, and the great book scare
Control code
on1035364155
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780813941776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1035364155

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