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The Resource Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary, edited by Gill Partington and Adam Smyth

Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary, edited by Gill Partington and Adam Smyth

Label
Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary
Title
Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gill Partington and Adam Smyth
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Partington, Gill
  • Smyth, Adam
Series statement
New directions in book history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book burning
  • Books
  • Libraries
  • Altered books
  • Waste books
  • Books
Label
Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary, edited by Gill Partington and Adam Smyth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Burning sex subjects : books, homophobia and the Nazi destruction of the Institute of Sexual Sciences in Berlin / Heike Bauer -- Burning to read : Ben Jonson's library fire of 1623 / Adam Smyth -- From books to Skoob, or, Media theory with a circular saw / Gill Partington -- The complete works of Franz Kafka burned : an interview with Ross Birrell / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Ross Birrell -- Belligerent literacy, bookplates, and graffiti : Dorothy Helbarton's book / Anthony Bale -- Doctoring Victorian literature -- A Humument : an interview with Tom Phillips / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Tom Phillips -- Miss Cathy's riven th' back off 'Th' helmet uh salvation' : representing book destruction in mid-Victorian print culture / Stephen Colclough -- Waste matters : Charles Dickens's Our mutual friend and nineteenth-century book recycling / Heather Tilley -- Aesthetics of book destruction / Kate Flint -- Kindle : recycling and the future of the book : an interview with Nicola Dale / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Nicola Dale
Control code
881655933
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 216 pages
Isbn
9781137367655
Lccn
2014022061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024209759
System control number
(OCoLC)881655933
Label
Book destruction from the medieval to the contemporary, edited by Gill Partington and Adam Smyth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Burning sex subjects : books, homophobia and the Nazi destruction of the Institute of Sexual Sciences in Berlin / Heike Bauer -- Burning to read : Ben Jonson's library fire of 1623 / Adam Smyth -- From books to Skoob, or, Media theory with a circular saw / Gill Partington -- The complete works of Franz Kafka burned : an interview with Ross Birrell / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Ross Birrell -- Belligerent literacy, bookplates, and graffiti : Dorothy Helbarton's book / Anthony Bale -- Doctoring Victorian literature -- A Humument : an interview with Tom Phillips / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Tom Phillips -- Miss Cathy's riven th' back off 'Th' helmet uh salvation' : representing book destruction in mid-Victorian print culture / Stephen Colclough -- Waste matters : Charles Dickens's Our mutual friend and nineteenth-century book recycling / Heather Tilley -- Aesthetics of book destruction / Kate Flint -- Kindle : recycling and the future of the book : an interview with Nicola Dale / Adam Smyth, Gill Partington and Nicola Dale
Control code
881655933
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 216 pages
Isbn
9781137367655
Lccn
2014022061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024209759
System control number
(OCoLC)881655933

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