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Literary publishing in America, 1790-1850.

Charvat, William

Literary publishing in America, 1790-1850.

by Charvat, William

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Publishers and publishing -- United States,
    • Authors and publishers -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN155 .C5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination94 p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5774282M
      LC Control Number59012190
      OCLC/WorldCa326787

      This is a list of English-language book includes imprints of larger publishing groups, which may have resulted from business mergers. Included are academic publishers, technical manual publishers, publishers for the traditional book trade (both for adults and children), religious publishers, and small press publishers, among other types.   Additionally, this era is the inauguration point of American literary criticism, lead by Poe, James Russell Lowell, and William Gilmore Simms. The years and brought the first novels written by African American authors, both male and female: "Clotel," by William Wells Brown and "Our Nig," by Harriet E. Wilson.

        The company had 33 titles hit PW’s Children’s Frontlist Fiction bestseller list last year, including the top-selling print book of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The Scarlet Letter was the first important novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne, one of the leading authors of nineteenth-century romanticism in American literature. Like many of his works, the novel is set in Puritan New England and examines guilt, sin, and evil as inherent human traits. The main character, Hester Prynne, is condemned to wear a scarlet “A” (for “adultery”) on her chest.

      and Literary History" (); Literary Publishing in America, (); and, posthumously, The Profession of Authorship in America, (; compiled from Charvat's papers, edited by Matthew J. Bruccoli). Until very recently, Charvat's work has never received its proper due. Informed. SOURCE: Charvat, William. “Author and Publisher.” In Literary Publishing in America, , pp. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, [In the following excerpt.


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William Charvat's exploratory study, "Literary Publishing in America, ," Literary publishing in America considered by many important people to be a, if not the, foundational text in what is commonly called History-of-the-Book literary study.

In it, Charvat claims that the 1790-1850. book phase of widespread literary publishing in America, from (the year of the first American copyright law) through Cited by: Literary Publishing in America, By William Charvat Available for the first time in paperback, this book is a succinct distillation of the work and thought of William Charvat, a pioneer in the study of the history of the American book.

Get this from a library. Literary publishing in America, [William Charvat]. Literary Publishing in America, Book Description: Description not available. eISBN: Subjects: Language & Literature successful professional authorship in America began in the years to with the publication of Irving’sSketch Bookand James Fenimore Cooper’sThe Spy.

Literary publishing in America, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Charvat. Literary Publishing in America, by William Charvat was published on 01 Jan by University of Pennsylvania Press.

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