Travels into print : exploration, writing, and publishing with John Murray, 1773-1859 (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Travels into print : exploration, writing, and publishing with John Murray, 1773-1859

Author: Innes M Keighren; Charles W J Withers; Bill Bell
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In eighteenth - and nineteenth-century Britain, books of travel and exploration were much more than simply the printed experiences of intrepid authors. This book takes readers on a journey into the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John Murray
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Innes M Keighren; Charles W J Withers; Bill Bell
ISBN: 9780226429533 0226429539
OCLC Number: 972527007
Description: 1 volume
Contents: Exploration and narrative : travel, writing, publishing, and the House of Murray ; Undertaking travel and exploration : motives and practicalities ; Writing the truth : claims to credibility in exploration and narrative ; Explorers become authors : authorship and authorization ; Making the printed work : paratextual material, visual images, and book production ; Travel writing in the marketplace ; Assembling words and worlds.
Responsibility: Innes M. Keighren, Charles W.J. Withers, and Bill Bell.

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