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Novel Ventures
Novel Ventures

Novel Ventures

Fiction and Print Culture in England, 1690-1730
Leah Orr
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344 pages
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English
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Novel Ventures

Fiction and Print Culture in England, 1690-1730
Leah Orr
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Novel Ventures reconstructs the economic and social contexts of the early fiction market to better understand what original readers and writers might have thought about these texts, which ranged from translations and reprints to "entertaining" and "instructive" works, revealing that publishers had far more influence over what was written, printed, and read--and that early fiction was much more diverse--than is usually thought.

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Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Year
2017
ISBN
9780813940144
Topic
Literature
Subtopic
English Literary Criticism

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