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The Resource Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein

Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein

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Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending
Title
Divine art, infernal machine
Title remainder
the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
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Language
eng
Summary
'Divine Art, Infernal Machine' presents a history of the printing press & of the ambivalent attitudes of the public toward printers & printing since the days of Gutenberg & his business partner Johann Fust, a gentleman often tellingly confused with the notorious Doctor Faustus
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CN8ML
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Label
Divine art, infernal machine : the reception of printing in the West from first impressions to the sense of an ending, Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fhq4f
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First impressions -- After Luther : civil war in Christendom -- After Erasmus : propelling the knowledge industry -- Eighteenth-century attitudes -- The zenith of print culture (nineteenth century) -- The newspaper press : the end of books? -- Toward the sense of an ending (fin de siecle to the present)
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1 online resource (xiii, 368 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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Specific material designation
remote

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