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Symbolic Caxton : literary culture and print capitalism / William Kuskin.

Author/Creator:
Kuskin, William.
Publication:
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xxvi, 390 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Caxton, William, ca. 1422-1491 or 2.
Printing -- England -- History -- Origin and antecedents.
Book industries and trade -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Books and reading -- England -- History -- To 1500.
England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.
Contents:
Affixing value : the bibliography of material culture
Reading Caxton : capital and the alchemical logic of the press
Chaucerian inheritances : the transformation of Lancastrian literary culture into the English canon
Uninhabitable Chaucer : patronage and the commerce in the self
Caxton's Worthies series : fifteenth-century imagined communities
Vernacular humanism : fifteenth-century self-fashioning and the state-crowned laureates.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-367) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780268033170 (pbk. : alk. paper)
026803317X (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
166290605