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Title: Literature and Artifacts
Publisher: Oak Knoll Press
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First edition. Fifteen essays exploring the interconnections between verbal works and the physical objects primarily manuscripts and printed books that transmit them. Divided into five groups with such chapters as "Libraries, Museums, and Reading," "The Latest Forms of Book-Burning," "A Description of Descriptive Bibliography," "Books, Canons, and the Nature of Dispute," and "Printing History and Other History." xvii, 355 pages. cloth.. 8vo..From the Publisher:
The fifteen essays collected here form a series of variations on a theme, exploring the interconnections between verbal works and the physical objects--primarily manuscripts and printed books--that transmit them. Verbal works may be intangible, but they generally come to us tied to objects; and the study of such works therefore cannot be separated from the study of artifacts. The aim of this book is to examine the theory that underlies this observation and the practical implications that follow from it.
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