Challenging Eisenstein: Recent Studies in Print Culture

Challenging Eisenstein: Recent Studies in Print Culture Page 83 Review Essay Nicholas Hudson University of British Columbia Johns, Adrian. The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making (Chicago & London: Univ. of Chicago, 2000). Pp. 753. $22.50. ISBN 0-226-40122-7 Ezell, Margaret J. M. Social Authorship and the Advent of Print (Baltimore & London: Johns Hopkins Univ., 1999). Pp. 182. $38.50. ISBN 0-8018-6139-X McDowell, Paula. The Women of Grub Street: Press, Politics, and Gender in the London Marketplace 1678 – 1730 (Oxford: Clarendon, 1999). Pp. 347. $85. ISBN 0-19-818395-X Hammond, Brean S. Professional Imaginative Writing in England 1670 – 1740: “Hackney for Bread” (Oxford: Clarendon, 1997). Pp. 348. $85. ISBN 0-19-811299-8 Siskin, Clifford. The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain 1700 – 1830 (Baltimore & London: Johns Hopkins Univ., 1998). Pp. 285. $39.95. ISBN 0-8018-5696-5 “Print culture” established itself as a major field of historical scholarship through a series of stages, beginning with the groundbreaking work of Harold Innes and Marshall McLuhan in the 1950s and 1960s, continuing in the more heavily archival research of Jack Goody and Walter J. Ong in the 1960s and 1970s, and culminating in Elizabeth Eisenstein’s The Printing Press as an Agent of Change (1979)— http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Eighteenth-Century Life Duke University Press

Challenging Eisenstein: Recent Studies in Print Culture

Eighteenth-Century Life, Volume 26 (2) – Apr 1, 2002

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Page 83 Review Essay Nicholas Hudson University of British Columbia Johns, Adrian. The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making (Chicago & London: Univ. of Chicago, 2000). Pp. 753. $22.50. ISBN 0-226-40122-7 Ezell, Margaret J. M. Social Authorship and the Advent of Print (Baltimore & London: Johns Hopkins Univ., 1999). Pp. 182. $38.50. ISBN 0-8018-6139-X McDowell, Paula. The Women of Grub Street: Press, Politics, and Gender in the London Marketplace 1678 – 1730 (Oxford: Clarendon, 1999). Pp. 347. $85. ISBN 0-19-818395-X Hammond, Brean S. Professional Imaginative Writing in England 1670 – 1740: “Hackney for Bread” (Oxford: Clarendon, 1997). Pp. 348. $85. ISBN 0-19-811299-8 Siskin, Clifford. The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain 1700 – 1830 (Baltimore & London: Johns Hopkins Univ., 1998). Pp. 285. $39.95. ISBN 0-8018-5696-5 “Print culture” established itself as a major field of historical scholarship through a series of stages, beginning with the groundbreaking work of Harold Innes and Marshall McLuhan in the 1950s and 1960s, continuing in the more heavily archival research of Jack Goody and Walter J. Ong in the 1960s and 1970s, and culminating in Elizabeth Eisenstein’s The Printing Press as an Agent of Change (1979)—

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