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The Elizabethan top ten : defining print popularity in Early Modern England / edited by Andy Kesson and Emma Smith.

  • Date published

    2013

  • Publisher

    Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2013.

  • Editor

    Kesson, Andy

    Smith, Emma Josephine

  • Subject

    English literature Early modern, 1500-1700 History and criticism

    English literature Early modern, 1500-1700 Appreciation

    Books and reading England History 16th century

    Books and reading England History 17th century

Introduction: Towards a Definition of Print Popularity / Andy Kesson and Emma Smith -- What Is Print Popularity? A Map of the Elizabethan Book Trade / Alan B. Farmer and Zachary Lesser -- 'O Read me for I am of Great Antiquity': Old Books and Elizabethan Popularity / Lucy Munro -- 'Rare poemes ask rare friends': Popularity and Collecting in Elizabethan England / Helen Smith -- Shakespeare's Popularity and the Origins of the Canon / Neil Rhodes -- Almanacs and Ideas of Popularity / Adam Smyth -- Print, Popularity, and the Book of Common Prayer / Brian Cummings -- International News Pamphlets / S. K. Barker -- Spenser's Popular Intertexts / Abigail Shinn -- Household Manuals / Catherine Richardson -- Damask Papers / Juliet Fleming -- Sermons / Lori Anne Ferrell -- The Psalm Book / Beth Quitslund -- Serial Publication and Romance / Louise Wilson -- Mucedorus / Peter Kirwan.