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The Resource Licensing loyalty : printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France, Jane McLeod, (electronic resource)

Licensing loyalty : printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France, Jane McLeod, (electronic resource)

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Licensing loyalty : printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France
Title
Licensing loyalty
Title remainder
printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France
Statement of responsibility
Jane McLeod
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the evolution of the idea that the rise of print culture was a threat to the royal government of eighteenth-century France. Argues that French printers did much to foster this view as they negotiated a place in the expanding bureaucratic apparatus of the state"--Provided by publisher
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McLeod, Jane
Dewey number
070.50944
LC call number
Z144
LC item number
.M39 2011
Series statement
The Penn State series in the history of the book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Printers
  • Printers
  • Book industries and trade
  • Censorship
Label
Licensing loyalty : printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France, Jane McLeod, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early history of printers in provincial France, 1470-1660 -- The vicissitudes of a royal decree : enforcing the October 1667 Order in Council regulating printers in the provinces -- The royal council takes control : the 1701 inquiry and the Bureau de la Librairie -- The purges : the enforcement of printer quotas in the provinces after 1704 -- Arguments offered by printers in petitions for licences, 1667/1789 -- Patronage and bureaucracy intersect : five case studies in the reign of Louis XVI -- Behind the rhetoric : the social position and politics of provincial printers, 1750/1789 -- Conclusion -- Appendix A. Printers' wealth in the eighteenth century -- Appendix B. Some licensed provincial printers involved in the clandestine book trade, 1750-89, by town
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000610121
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780271037684
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010039081
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000610121
Label
Licensing loyalty : printers, patrons, and the state in early modern France, Jane McLeod, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early history of printers in provincial France, 1470-1660 -- The vicissitudes of a royal decree : enforcing the October 1667 Order in Council regulating printers in the provinces -- The royal council takes control : the 1701 inquiry and the Bureau de la Librairie -- The purges : the enforcement of printer quotas in the provinces after 1704 -- Arguments offered by printers in petitions for licences, 1667/1789 -- Patronage and bureaucracy intersect : five case studies in the reign of Louis XVI -- Behind the rhetoric : the social position and politics of provincial printers, 1750/1789 -- Conclusion -- Appendix A. Printers' wealth in the eighteenth century -- Appendix B. Some licensed provincial printers involved in the clandestine book trade, 1750-89, by town
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000610121
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780271037684
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010039081
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000610121

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