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Author Chartier, Roger
Title Forms and Meanings : Texts, Performances, and Audiences from Codex to Computer
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1995
©1995
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (140 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series New Cultural Studies
New Cultural Studies
Note Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Representations of the Written Word -- Chapter 2: Princely Patronage and the Economy of Dedication -- Chapter 3: From Court Festivity to City Spectators -- Chapter 4: Popular Appropriation: The Readers and Their Books -- Notes -- Selected Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Z
In Forms and Meanings, Chartier explores what effect changes in form will have on the way we come to know texts in the future, placing his projections within a larger historical perspective that spans from stone tablet to Guttenberg bible and beyond
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Chartier, Roger Forms and Meanings : Texts, Performances, and Audiences from Codex to Computer Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press,c1995 9780812215465
Subject Written communication -- History.;Transmission of texts.;Authors and patrons.;Literature and society.;Books and reading.;Literary patrons
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