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Pegasus in harness : Victorian publishing and W.M. Thackeray

Author: Peter L Shillingsburg
Publisher: Charlottesville, Va. : University Press of Virginia, 1992.
Series: Victorian literature and culture series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this fresh look at the relationship between an author and his publishers, Peter L. Shillingsburg reassesses W. M. Thackeray's writing within the context of the Victorian marketplace. He explores the forces under which Thackeray wrote and addresses the broader question of the extent to which authors are free to invent their books given the influences of theoretical trends and the publishing marketplace. Rejecting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Shillingsburg, Peter L.
Pegasus in harness.
Charlottesville, Va. : University Press of Virginia, 1992
(OCoLC)607119836
Named Person: William Makepeace Thackeray; William Makepeace Thackeray; William Makepeace Thackeray; William Makepeace Thackeray
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Shillingsburg
ISBN: 0813913977 9780813913971
OCLC Number: 25282962
Description: xi, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Victorian literature and culture series.
Responsibility: Peter L. Shillingsburg.

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