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The Resource Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America, Michael Eamon, (electronic resource)

Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America, Michael Eamon, (electronic resource)

Label
Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America
Title
Imprinting Britain
Title remainder
newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America
Statement of responsibility
Michael Eamon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eamon, Michael
Dewey number
071/.1447109033
LC call number
PN4914.S6
LC item number
E246 2015
Series statement
McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas
Series volume
65
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Colonial cities
  • Colonial cities
  • Kolonie
  • Presse
  • Canadian newspapers (English)
  • Canadian newspapers (English)
  • Storbritannien
  • Grossbritannien
  • Kanada
  • Canada
Label
Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America, Michael Eamon, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-253) and index
Contents
Introduction : The English-language press and the formation of a colonial print community in British North America -- pt. 1. Print as sociability -- Driving the stage coach : the printers of Halifax and Quebec City -- "Send me a ton of newspapers" : readers and reading habits of the colonial print community -- "Directing public taste" : British tradition, social control, and the newspaper -- Enlightened print : popular science and useful knowledge in the service of the public -- pt. 2. Print and sociability -- Making private public : print and the promotion of associative life -- With the "approbation of a numerous and respectable audience" : newspapers and the public acceptance of theatre -- The coffeehouse elite : print and the fashioning of "genteel" British tradition -- Conclusion : The colonial print community's imprint on British North America
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001560355
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 263 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780773544901
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2017381241
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001560355
Label
Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America, Michael Eamon, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-253) and index
Contents
Introduction : The English-language press and the formation of a colonial print community in British North America -- pt. 1. Print as sociability -- Driving the stage coach : the printers of Halifax and Quebec City -- "Send me a ton of newspapers" : readers and reading habits of the colonial print community -- "Directing public taste" : British tradition, social control, and the newspaper -- Enlightened print : popular science and useful knowledge in the service of the public -- pt. 2. Print and sociability -- Making private public : print and the promotion of associative life -- With the "approbation of a numerous and respectable audience" : newspapers and the public acceptance of theatre -- The coffeehouse elite : print and the fashioning of "genteel" British tradition -- Conclusion : The colonial print community's imprint on British North America
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001560355
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 263 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780773544901
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2017381241
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001560355

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