Consuming Texts Readers and Reading Communities, 1695-1870 by Stephen Colclough

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Subjects:

  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Literacy,
  • Social History,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Great Britain - History - 18th Century,
  • Reading And Reading Improvement,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Language,
  • British Isles,
  • Regional, Ethnic, Genre, Specific Subject,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / History & Criticism,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Reading Skills,
  • 18th century,
  • 19th century,
  • Books and reading,
  • History

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10194487M
ISBN 100230525385
ISBN 109780230525382

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