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Writing to the world letters and the origins of modern print genres

Author: Rachael Scarborough King
Publisher: Baltimore Johns Hopkins University Press 2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exchanging news: letters in manuscript and print, 1665-1695 -- Questions and answers: epistolary exchange and the early periodical press -- Open letters: personal politics in the epistolary novel -- 'A new world': biographical writing and epistolary evidence -- Leaving 'the world': the decline of the epistolary novel from Burney to Austen
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachael Scarborough King
ISBN: 1421425483 9781421425481 1421425491 9781421425498
OCLC Number: 1044702173
Description: 259 Seiten Illustrationen
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Ultimately, Writing to the World is a sophisticated look at the intersection of print and the public sphere.  Read more...

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Thoughtful and engaging... valuable for not only for students and scholars of the eighteenth-century British literature but media studies more broadly. -- Adam Sills, Hofstra University * Modern Read more...

 
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