Conversable worlds literature, contention, and community 1762 to 1830 / Jon Mee

Author(s): Mee, Jon
Online: Connect to electronic book
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Conversation in literature
English literature--18th century--History and criticism
English literature--19th century--History and criticism
Literature and society--Great Britain--History--18th century
Literature and society--Great Britain--History--19th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Specialized
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 315 p.) : ill
Added Titles: Oxford scholarship online
Alternate Title(s): Oxford scholarship online.
Additional Authors: Oxford University Press
Notes: ISBN: 9780191731433 (ebook)
ISBN: 0191731439 (ebook)
ISBN: 9780199591749
Around 1700 a new commercial society was emerging that thought of its values as the product of exchanges between citizens. A welter of publications-periodical essays, novels, and poetry-enjoined the virtues of conversation and were discussed in book clubs and literary societies, creating their own conversable worlds
Description based on print version record
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: EDZ0000054570
ISBN/ISSN: 9780191731433