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The Resource The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe, (by) Alain Boreau...(et al.); edited by Roger Chartier

The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe, (by) Alain Boreau...(et al.); edited by Roger Chartier

Label
The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe
Title
The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
(by) Alain Boreau...(et al.); edited by Roger Chartier
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the cultural transformation brought about by the discovery and development of printing in Europe: adopting a case-study approach, it attempts to place texts within their specific local context, emphasizing the multiplicity of ways in which early printed materials were used
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boureau, Alain
  • Chartier, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Books and reading
  • Europe
Label
The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe, (by) Alain Boreau...(et al.); edited by Roger Chartier
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
General introduction : print culture / Roger Chartier -- Franciscan piety and voracity / Alain Boureau -- The hanged woman miraculously saved / Roger Chartier -- Tales as a mirror / Catherine Velay-Vallantin -- Books of hours and the reading habits of the later Middle Ages / Paul Saenger -- From ritual to the hearth / Roger Chartier -- Reading unto death / Marie-Elisabeth Ducreux -- Readability and persuasion / Christian Jouhaud -- Books of emblems on the public stage / Alain Boureau -- Printing the event / Christian Jouhaud
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 351 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780745605753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The culture of print: power and the uses of print in early modern Europe, (by) Alain Boreau...(et al.); edited by Roger Chartier
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
General introduction : print culture / Roger Chartier -- Franciscan piety and voracity / Alain Boureau -- The hanged woman miraculously saved / Roger Chartier -- Tales as a mirror / Catherine Velay-Vallantin -- Books of hours and the reading habits of the later Middle Ages / Paul Saenger -- From ritual to the hearth / Roger Chartier -- Reading unto death / Marie-Elisabeth Ducreux -- Readability and persuasion / Christian Jouhaud -- Books of emblems on the public stage / Alain Boureau -- Printing the event / Christian Jouhaud
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 351 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780745605753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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