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Andrew Piper

in Dreaming in Books: The Making of the Bibliographic Imagination in the Romantic Age

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226669724
eISBN:
9780226669748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226669748.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book discusses the fundamental ways through which western cultures became bibliographic cultures, which was was through reading literature. As books streamed in ever greater numbers from ... More


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Mary Poovey (ed.)

in Genres of the Credit Economy: Mediating Value in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Britain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226675329
eISBN:
9780226675213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226675213.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book grows out of two questions that the author could not answer after writing A History of the Modern Fact: If the kind of knowledge that contemporary society values is really modern fact, then ... More


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