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Imprinting Britain : newspapers, sociability, and the shaping of British North America

Author: Michael Eamon
Publisher: Montreal [Quebec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, [2015] 2015. ©2015
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 65.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An in-depth look at how colonists created a vibrant print culture that shaped the foundations of modern Canada.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:Eamon, Michael, 1972-
Imprinting Britain.
(CaOONL)20149077203
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Eamon
ISBN: 9780773583023 0773583025
OCLC Number: 913977622
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 263 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: The English-Language Press and the Formation of a Colonial Print Community in British North America --
PART ONE PRINT AS SOCIABILITY. Driving the Stage Coach: The Printers of Halifax and Quebec City --
"Send me a Ton of Newspapers": Readers and Reading Habits of the Colonial Print Community --
"Directing Public Taste": British Tradition, Social Control, and the Newspaper --
Enlightened Print: Popular Science and Useful Knowledge in the Service of the Public. PART TWO PRINT AND SOCIABILITY. Making Private Public: Print and the Promotion of Associative Life --
With the "approbation of a numerous and respectable audience": Newspapers and the Public Acceptance of Theatre --
The Coffeehouse Elite: Print and the Fashioning of "Genteel" British Tradition --
Conclusion: The Colonial Print Community's Imprint on British North America. APPENDICES. A Selection of Societies and Clubs in Halifax and Quebec City, 1760-1800 --
A Selection of Plays Performed at Halifax and Quebec City as Recorded in Newspapers and in Printers' Records --
A Selection of Public Houses Identified as Coffeehouses in the Newspapers of Quebec City and Halifax, 1764-1800.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 65.
Responsibility: Michael Eamon.
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An in-depth look at how colonists created a vibrant print culture that shaped the foundations of modern Canada.

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