Tavor Bannet, Eve. () Eighteenth-century manners of reading :print culture and popular instruction in the Anglophone Atlantic worldMLA Citation
Tavor Bannet, Eve. Eighteenth-century Manners Of Reading: Print Culture And Popular Instruction In The Anglophone Atlantic World. : . Print.
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Eighteenth-century manners of reading : print culture and popular instruction in the Anglophone Atlantic world /
Eve Tavor Bannet.
|Author:||Tavor Bannet, Eve|
|Published:||Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.|
|Topics:||Books and reading - History - 18th century. | Literature and society - History - 18th century. | Book industries and trade - History - 18th century.|
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|100||1 |aTavor Bannet, Eve,|d1947-|eauthor.|
|245||10|aEighteenth-century manners of reading :|bprint culture and popular instruction in the Anglophone Atlantic world /|cEve Tavor Bannet.|
|264||1|aCambridge :|bCambridge University Press,|c2017.|
|300|||a1 online resource (viii, 298 pages) :|bdigital, PDF file(s).|
|500|||aTitle from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 10 Nov 2017).|
|520|||aThe market for print steadily expanded throughout the eighteenth-century Atlantic world thanks to printers' efforts to ensure that ordinary people knew how to read and use printed matter. Reading is and was a collection of practices, performed in diverse, but always very specific ways. These practices were spread down the social hierarchy through printed guides. Eve Tavor Bannet explores guides to six manners or methods of reading, each with its own social, economic, commercial, intellectual and pedagogical functions, and each promoting a variety of fragmentary and discontinuous reading practices. The increasingly widespread production of periodicals, pamphlets, prefaces, conduct books, conversation-pieces and fictions, together with schoolbooks designed for adults and children, disseminated all that people of all ages and ranks might need or wish to know about reading, and prepared them for new jobs and roles both in Britain and America.|
|650||0|aBooks and reading|xHistory|y18th century.|
|650||0|aLiterature and society|xHistory|y18th century.|
|650||0|aBook industries and trade|xHistory|y18th century.|
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|776||08|iPrint version: |z9781108419109|
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|856||40|uhttps://cacheproxy.lakeforest.edu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/9781108296915|yLake Forest College full text.|zAccessible anywhere on Lake Forest College campus or with a College login.|