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Grub Street abroad

aspects of the French cosmopolitan press from the age of Louis XIV to the French Revolution

by Elizabeth L. Eisenstein

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Foreign countries
    • Subjects:
    • French periodicals -- Publishing -- Foreign countries -- History -- 18th century.,
    • French imprints -- Publishing -- Foreign countries -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Book industries and trade -- France -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Books and reading -- France -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Journalism -- France -- History -- 18th century.,
    • France -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementElizabeth L. Eisenstein.
      SeriesLyell lectures ;, 1990-1991
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ305 .E38 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination172 p. ;
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1704444M
      ISBN 100198122594
      LC Control Number92005669

        This is a book about newspapers, which (like even the best of newspapers) is better in some of its parts than in others. Its title gives the impression of a longer chronological spread than is actually offered in detail. It is mainly a book about English Author: Donald Read. The Project Gutenberg EBook of New Grub Street, by George Gissing This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. In favourable circumstances he might write a fairly good book once every two or three years. The failure of his last depressed him, and now he is struggling hopelessly to get.

        Carpe Jugulum by Terry Pratchett () p.. The curious thing about Carpe Jugulum is that before re-reading I remembered virtually none of it; just fleeting moments, like the meadow with strange clouds or Granny Weatherwax driving the heat of her fever into the iron of an anvil. This stands in stark contrast to Discworld books like Lords and Ladies, or most of the City Watch arc.   Image courtesy of HarperCollins. The Lost Family by Jenna Blum. HarperCollins. pages. $ A number of writers who teach at Grub Street (an independent “creative writing center” on Boylston Street) have been landing on the bestseller lists and reeling in million-dollar advances.

      (The meltdown on Grub Street coincided with the release of the Kindle in , but the gales of anxiety and gusts of delirium stirred up in book publishing by digital readers are a different story.). Grub Street Abroad: Aspects of the French Cosmopolitan Press from the Age of Louis XIV to the French Revolution (Lyell Lectures) Oxford University Press, USA Elizabeth L. Eisenstein.


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Publishing. The publishing of libelous and illegal books was often done outside. Get this from a library. Grub Street abroad: aspects of the French cosmopolitan press from the age of Louis XIV to the French Revolution.

[Elizabeth L Eisenstein] -- "Eighteenth-century French readers who wanted to keep up with political and literary trends had to rely on books and journals imported from abroad. French writers, such as Voltaire and Rousseau, also. New Grub Street by George Gissing focuses on a fictitious literary society in London.

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