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The Resource Publishing culture and the "reading nation" : German book history in the long nineteenth century, edited by Lynne Tatlock

Publishing culture and the "reading nation" : German book history in the long nineteenth century, edited by Lynne Tatlock

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Publishing culture and the "reading nation" : German book history in the long nineteenth century
Title
Publishing culture and the "reading nation"
Title remainder
German book history in the long nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lynne Tatlock
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In examining facets of the lives of select books from the 1780s to the 1930s that Germans actually read, these essays present a complex and nuanced picture of writing, publishing and reading in the shadow of nation building and class formation, and suggest how the analysis of texts and the study of books can inform one another
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Contains passages in German
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tatlock, Lynne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book industries and trade
  • Books and reading
  • Authors and publishers
  • Literature publishing
Label
Publishing culture and the "reading nation" : German book history in the long nineteenth century, edited by Lynne Tatlock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-328) and index
Contents
Introduction : the book trade and "reading nation" in the long nineteenth century / Lynne Tatlock -- How to think about luxury editions in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Germany / Matt Erlin -- The shaping of garden culture in the Journal des Luxus und der Moden (1768-1827) / Karin A. Wurst -- Documenting the zeitgeist : how the Brockhaus recorded and fashioned the world for Germans / Kirsten Belgum -- The afterlife of nineteenth-century popular fiction and the German imaginary : the illustrated collected novels of E. Marlitt, W. Heimburg, and E. Werner / Lynne Tatlock -- A library for girls : publisher Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn and the novels of Brigitte Augusti / Jennifer Drake Askey -- For the love of words and works : tailoring the reader for higher girls' schools in late nineteenth-century Germany / Jana Mikota -- Thinking clearly about the marriage of Heinrich Heine and his publisher, Julius Campe / Jeffrey L. Sammons -- At wit's end : Frank Wedekind and the "Albert Langen drama" / Mary Paddock -- Bildung for sale : Karl Robert Langewiesche's Blaue Bücher and the business of "reading up" / Katrin Vö̈lkner -- The Weimar literature industry and the negotiations of Schloss Gripsholm / Theodore F. Rippey -- "It would be delicious to write books for a new society, but not for the newly rich" : Eduard Fuchs between elite and mass culture / Ulrich Bach
Control code
ocn437299847
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 345 p.
Isbn
9781571134028
Lccn
2010004391
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Publishing culture and the "reading nation" : German book history in the long nineteenth century, edited by Lynne Tatlock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-328) and index
Contents
Introduction : the book trade and "reading nation" in the long nineteenth century / Lynne Tatlock -- How to think about luxury editions in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Germany / Matt Erlin -- The shaping of garden culture in the Journal des Luxus und der Moden (1768-1827) / Karin A. Wurst -- Documenting the zeitgeist : how the Brockhaus recorded and fashioned the world for Germans / Kirsten Belgum -- The afterlife of nineteenth-century popular fiction and the German imaginary : the illustrated collected novels of E. Marlitt, W. Heimburg, and E. Werner / Lynne Tatlock -- A library for girls : publisher Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn and the novels of Brigitte Augusti / Jennifer Drake Askey -- For the love of words and works : tailoring the reader for higher girls' schools in late nineteenth-century Germany / Jana Mikota -- Thinking clearly about the marriage of Heinrich Heine and his publisher, Julius Campe / Jeffrey L. Sammons -- At wit's end : Frank Wedekind and the "Albert Langen drama" / Mary Paddock -- Bildung for sale : Karl Robert Langewiesche's Blaue Bücher and the business of "reading up" / Katrin Vö̈lkner -- The Weimar literature industry and the negotiations of Schloss Gripsholm / Theodore F. Rippey -- "It would be delicious to write books for a new society, but not for the newly rich" : Eduard Fuchs between elite and mass culture / Ulrich Bach
Control code
ocn437299847
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 345 p.
Isbn
9781571134028
Lccn
2010004391
Other physical details
ill., map

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