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The Resource The colonial book in the Atlantic world, edited by Hugh Amory & David D. Hall

The colonial book in the Atlantic world, edited by Hugh Amory & David D. Hall

Label
The colonial book in the Atlantic world
Title
The colonial book in the Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hugh Amory & David D. Hall
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NVT
Dewey number
381.450020973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z473
LC item number
.C686 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A history of the book in America
Series volume
v. 1
Label
The colonial book in the Atlantic world, edited by Hugh Amory & David D. Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 524-617) and index
Contents
Introduction : pt. 1. Some contexts and questions. pt. 2. The Europeans' encounter with the native Americans / David D. Hall -- Reinventing the colonial book / Hugh Amory -- The Chesapeake in the seventeenth century / David D. Hall -- Printing and bookselling in New England, 1638-1713 / Hugh Amory -- Readers and writers in early New England / David D. Hall -- The Atlantic world. pt. 1. The Atlantic economy in the eighteenth century / David D. Hall. pt. 2. Printers' supplies and capitalization / John Bidwell. pt. 3. The importation of books in the eighteenth century / James Raven -- The book trade in the middle colonies, 1680-1720 / James N. Green -- The southern book trade in the eighteenth century / Calhoun Winton -- The middle colonies, 1720-1790. pt. 1. English books and printing in the age of Franklin / James N. Green. pt. 2. German and Dutch books and printing / A. Gregg Roeber -- The New England book trade, 1713-1790 / Hugh Amory -- Periodicals and politics. pt. 1. Early American journalism : news and opinion in the popular press / Charles E. Clark. pt. 2. The shifting freedoms of the press in the eighteenth century / Richard D. Brown -- Practices of reading. pt. 1. Introduction / David D. Hall and Elizabeth Carroll Reilly. pt. 1. Literacy and schoolbooks / Ross W. Beales and E. Jennifer Monaghan. pt. 2. Customers and the market for books / Elizabeth Carroll Reilly and David D. Hall. pt. 3. Libraries and their users / Ross W. Beales and James N. Green. pt. 4. Modalities of reading / Elizabeth Carroll Reilly and David D. Hall -- Learned culture in the eighteenth century / David D. Hall -- Eighteenth-century literary culture / David S. Shields
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 638 p.
Isbn
9780807858264
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Printed dark purple dust jacket. Black cloth over boards, stamped in silver on spine. Purchase, ASUCLA Bookzone, 2010.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162106222
  • ucoclc162106222
Label
The colonial book in the Atlantic world, edited by Hugh Amory & David D. Hall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 524-617) and index
Contents
Introduction : pt. 1. Some contexts and questions. pt. 2. The Europeans' encounter with the native Americans / David D. Hall -- Reinventing the colonial book / Hugh Amory -- The Chesapeake in the seventeenth century / David D. Hall -- Printing and bookselling in New England, 1638-1713 / Hugh Amory -- Readers and writers in early New England / David D. Hall -- The Atlantic world. pt. 1. The Atlantic economy in the eighteenth century / David D. Hall. pt. 2. Printers' supplies and capitalization / John Bidwell. pt. 3. The importation of books in the eighteenth century / James Raven -- The book trade in the middle colonies, 1680-1720 / James N. Green -- The southern book trade in the eighteenth century / Calhoun Winton -- The middle colonies, 1720-1790. pt. 1. English books and printing in the age of Franklin / James N. Green. pt. 2. German and Dutch books and printing / A. Gregg Roeber -- The New England book trade, 1713-1790 / Hugh Amory -- Periodicals and politics. pt. 1. Early American journalism : news and opinion in the popular press / Charles E. Clark. pt. 2. The shifting freedoms of the press in the eighteenth century / Richard D. Brown -- Practices of reading. pt. 1. Introduction / David D. Hall and Elizabeth Carroll Reilly. pt. 1. Literacy and schoolbooks / Ross W. Beales and E. Jennifer Monaghan. pt. 2. Customers and the market for books / Elizabeth Carroll Reilly and David D. Hall. pt. 3. Libraries and their users / Ross W. Beales and James N. Green. pt. 4. Modalities of reading / Elizabeth Carroll Reilly and David D. Hall -- Learned culture in the eighteenth century / David D. Hall -- Eighteenth-century literary culture / David S. Shields
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 638 p.
Isbn
9780807858264
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Printed dark purple dust jacket. Black cloth over boards, stamped in silver on spine. Purchase, ASUCLA Bookzone, 2010.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162106222
  • ucoclc162106222

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