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Author Dane, Joseph A.

Title Out of sorts : on typography and print culture / Joseph A. Dane.

Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    002.09 DAN    Available
Description xii, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Material texts
Material texts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents On the continuity of continuity : print culture mythology and the type of the Gutenberg Bible (B42) -- Gottfried Zedler and the twentieth-century history of DK type -- The voodoo economics of space : from Gothic to Roman -- The typographical gothic : a cautionary note on the title page to Percy's Reliques of ancient English poetry -- Interlude : at the typographical altar : interlude for Randall McLeod -- Fists and filiations in early Chaucer folios (1532-1602) -- Editorial and typographical diplomacy in the Piers Plowman Archive -- The representation of representation : versions of linear perspective -- Typographical antiquity in Thomas Frognall Dibdin's Typographical antiquities -- Conclusion : print culture redivivus/note on a note by Walt Whitman.
Subject Bibliography -- Methodology.
Bibliography -- Methodology -- History.
Type and type-founding -- History.
Type and type-founding -- Historiography.
Printing -- History.
Printing -- Historiography.
Incunabula -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
Early printed books -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
Bibliography, Critical.
Transmission of texts.
ISBN 9780812242942 (acid-free paper)
0812242947 (acid-free paper)

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