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History of Reading free pdf This suite of three volumes, available in a discounted pack, offers a comprehensive overview of current research in the history of reading from different perspectives, collating a wealth of recent evidence-based investigations of reading practice from c.1500 to the present day and offering an agenda for future directions in scholarship.

About W.R. Owens

Volume 1 SHAFQUAT TOWHEED is Lecturer in English at the Open University, UK, and Co-Investigator on The Reading Experience Database, 1450--1945 (RED) project. He is co-editor of The History of Reading: A Reader (Routledge, 2010) and The History of Reading, Vol.3: Methods, Strategies, Tactics (Palgrave, 2011), and editor of Arthur Conan Doyle's The Sign of Four (Broadview, 2010). W.R. OWENS is Professor of English Literature at The Open University, UK. He has published widely on John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe, and is Director of the Reading Experience Database, 1450--1945 (RED) project. His most recent publication is an edition of the 1611 text of The Gospels for Oxford World's Classics (2011). Volume 2 KATIE HALSEY is Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century Literature at the University of Stirling, UK. Her publications include numerous articles on literature and print culture, and the co-edited volumes The Concept and Practice of Conversation in the Long Eighteenth Century (2007) and The History of Reading (2010). W.R. OWENS is Professor of English Literature at The Open University, UK. He has published widely on John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe, and is Director of the Reading Experience Database, 1450--1945 (RED) project. His most recent publication is an edition of the 1611 text of The Gospels for Oxford World's Classics (2011). Volume 3 ROSALIND CRONE is a Lecturer in History at the Open University, UK, and Co-Investigator on The Reading Experience Database, 1450-1945 (RED) project. She has published widely on popular culture, crime and literacy in the nineteenth century and is author of the forthcoming Violent Victorians: Popular Entertainment in Nineteenth-Century London (Manchester University Press). SHAFQUAT TOWHEED is Lecturer in English at the Open University, UK, and Co-Investigator on The Reading Experience Database, 1450--1945 (RED) project. He is co-editor of The History of Reading: A Reader (Routledge, 2010) and The History of Reading, Vol.1: International Perspectives, c.1550--1990 (Palgrave, 2011), and editor of Arthur Conan Doyle's The Sign of Four (Broadview, 2010).

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Author : W.R. Owens
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 08 August 2011
ISBN : 0230319289
EAN : 9780230319288
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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