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English in print : from Caxton to Shakespeare to Milton / Valerie Hotchkiss Fred C. Robinson.

  • Author

    Hotchkiss, Valerie R., 1960-,

    Robinson, Fred C.,

  • Date published

    2008

  • Publisher

    Urbana, Ill. : Chesham : University of Illinois Press ; Combined Academic [distributor], 2008.

  • Subject

    Printing England History

    Early printed books England 16th century Bibliography

    Early printed books England 17th century Bibliography

    Incunabula England Bibliography

    England Imprints.

  • Accession number

    8344968X

  • Class

    95.3/HOT

  • ISBN

    9780252033469 (hbk.), 0252033469 (hbk.), 9780252075537 (pbk.), 0252075536 (pbk.)

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    234 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary, etc: This title explores the concept of putting the English language into print with close study of the texts, formats, audiences and functions of English books. Lavishly illustrated with images of rare books, the volume investigates a range of issues regarding the dissemination of English language and culture through printed works.