The Resource The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger

The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger

Label
The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction
Title
The reading lesson
Title remainder
the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Brantlinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
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Brantlinger, Patrick
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR868.P68
LC item number
B73 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English fiction
  • Popular literature
  • Working class
  • Books and reading
  • Literacy
  • Fiction
  • Books and reading in literature
  • Popular culture in literature
  • Social conflict in literature
  • Alphabétisation
  • Livres et lecture
  • Paralittérature
  • Roman
  • Roman anglais
  • Travailleurs
  • Roman anglais
  • Paralittérature
  • Travailleurs
  • Livres et lecture
  • Alphabétisation
  • Roman
  • Livres et lecture dans la littérature
  • Culture populaire dans la littérature
  • Alphabétisation dans la littérature
  • Romans
  • Triviale literatuur
  • Leesgewoonten
  • Attitudeverandering
  • Englisch
  • Leser
  • Leserforschung
  • Literatur
  • Masse
  • Roman
  • Unterhaltungsliteratur
  • Volksliteratur
  • Leseverhalten
  • Trivialroman
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading in literature
  • English fiction
  • Fiction
  • Literacy
  • Popular culture in literature
  • Popular literature
  • Social conflict in literature
  • Working class
  • Großbritannien
  • Englisch
  • Großbritannien
  • Great Britain
Label
The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [232]-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the case of the poisonous book -- Gothic toxins: The castle of Otranto, The monk, and Caleb Williams -- The reading monster -- How Oliver Twist learned to read, and what he read -- Poor Jack, poor Jane: representing the working class and women in early and mid-Victorian novels -- Cashing in on the real in Thackeray and Trollope -- Novel sensations of the 1860s -- The educations of Edward Hyde and Edwin Reardon -- Overbooked versus bookless futures in late-Victorian fiction
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780253212498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38924292
  • (OCoLC)ocm38924292
Label
The reading lesson : the threat of mass literacy in nineteenth-century British fiction, Patrick Brantlinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [232]-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the case of the poisonous book -- Gothic toxins: The castle of Otranto, The monk, and Caleb Williams -- The reading monster -- How Oliver Twist learned to read, and what he read -- Poor Jack, poor Jane: representing the working class and women in early and mid-Victorian novels -- Cashing in on the real in Thackeray and Trollope -- Novel sensations of the 1860s -- The educations of Edward Hyde and Edwin Reardon -- Overbooked versus bookless futures in late-Victorian fiction
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780253212498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38924292
  • (OCoLC)ocm38924292

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