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The Resource Telling time : clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785, Stuart Sherman

Telling time : clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785, Stuart Sherman

Label
Telling time : clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785
Title
Telling time
Title remainder
clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785
Statement of responsibility
Stuart Sherman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Telling Time, Stuart Sherman argues that innovations in prose emerged with this technological breakthrough, enabling authors to recount the new kind of time by which England was learning to live and work
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stuart, Sherman
Dewey number
828/.08
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR769
LC item number
.S78 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English prose literature
  • English prose literature
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Literature and technology
  • Literature and society
  • English diaries
  • Clocks and watches
  • Literary form
  • Literary form
  • Journalism
  • Time measurements
  • Travel writing
  • Time in literature
  • Literature and technology
  • Literary form
Label
Telling time : clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785, Stuart Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-311) 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
  • 5.
  • Travel Writing and the Dialectic of Diurnal Form
  • 6.
  • Diurnal Dialectic in the Western Islands
  • 7.
  • Defoe and Burney: The Unmaking of the Diurnal in the Making of the Novel
  • 1.
  • Tick, Tick, Tick: Chronometric Innovation and Prose Form
  • 2.
  • "In The Fullness of Time": Pepys and His Predecessors
  • 3.
  • "With My Minute Wach in My Hand": The Diary as Time Keeper
  • 4.
  • "To Print My Self Out": Correspondence and Containment in the Spectator and Its Predecessors
Control code
34730190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 323 pages
Isbn
9780226752761
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96008533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Telling time : clocks, diaries, and English diurnal form, 1660-1785, Stuart Sherman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-311) 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
  • 5.
  • Travel Writing and the Dialectic of Diurnal Form
  • 6.
  • Diurnal Dialectic in the Western Islands
  • 7.
  • Defoe and Burney: The Unmaking of the Diurnal in the Making of the Novel
  • 1.
  • Tick, Tick, Tick: Chronometric Innovation and Prose Form
  • 2.
  • "In The Fullness of Time": Pepys and His Predecessors
  • 3.
  • "With My Minute Wach in My Hand": The Diary as Time Keeper
  • 4.
  • "To Print My Self Out": Correspondence and Containment in the Spectator and Its Predecessors
Control code
34730190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 323 pages
Isbn
9780226752761
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96008533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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