Coverart for item
The Resource Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson

Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson

Label
Reading in America : literature & social history
Title
Reading in America
Title remainder
literature & social history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davidson, Cathy N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Literature and society
  • Books and reading
  • Popular culture
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 books? / Robert Darnton -- Literacy instruction and gender in colonial New England / E. Jennifer Monaghan -- Chapbooks in America : reconstructing the popular reading of early America / Victor Neuburg -- A republican literature : magazine reading and readers in late-eighteenth-century New York / David Paul Nord -- The word in black and white : ideologies of race and literacy in antebellum America / Dana Nelson Salvino -- The life and times of Charlotte Temple : the biography of a book / Cathy N. Davidson -- Antebellum reading and the ironies of technological innovation / Ronald J. Zboray -- Sense and sensibility : a case study of women's reading in late-Victorian America / Barbara Sicherman
  • Reflections on the changing publishing objectives of secular Black book publishers, 1900-1986 / Donald Franklin Joyce -- Becoming noncanonical : the case against Willa Cather / Sharon O'Brien -- The Book-of-the-Month Club and the general reader : the uses of "serious" fiction / Janice A. Radway -- Literacy and mass media : the political implications / Donald Lazere
Control code
19130317
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 307 pages
Isbn
9780801837999
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88035821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1244027
Label
Reading in America : literature & social history, edited by Cathy N. Davidson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 books? / Robert Darnton -- Literacy instruction and gender in colonial New England / E. Jennifer Monaghan -- Chapbooks in America : reconstructing the popular reading of early America / Victor Neuburg -- A republican literature : magazine reading and readers in late-eighteenth-century New York / David Paul Nord -- The word in black and white : ideologies of race and literacy in antebellum America / Dana Nelson Salvino -- The life and times of Charlotte Temple : the biography of a book / Cathy N. Davidson -- Antebellum reading and the ironies of technological innovation / Ronald J. Zboray -- Sense and sensibility : a case study of women's reading in late-Victorian America / Barbara Sicherman
  • Reflections on the changing publishing objectives of secular Black book publishers, 1900-1986 / Donald Franklin Joyce -- Becoming noncanonical : the case against Willa Cather / Sharon O'Brien -- The Book-of-the-Month Club and the general reader : the uses of "serious" fiction / Janice A. Radway -- Literacy and mass media : the political implications / Donald Lazere
Control code
19130317
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 307 pages
Isbn
9780801837999
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88035821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1244027

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...