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The literary underground of the Old Regime

Robert Darnton

The literary underground of the Old Regime

by Robert Darnton

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Underground literature -- France.,
    • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Causes.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRobert Darnton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC133.3 .D37 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 258 p. ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3483476M
      ISBN 100674536568
      LC Control Number82002918

      The Literary Underground of the Old Regime. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. ISBN Darnton, Robert (). "The forbidden best-sellers of pre-Revolutionary France". In Schechter, Ronald (ed.). The French Revolution: the essential readings. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell. pp. – ISBN Dawson, Robert L. The literary underground of the Old Regime. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press. MLA Citation. Darnton, Robert. The literary underground of the Old Regime / Robert Darnton Harvard University Press Cambridge, Mass Australian/Harvard Citation. Darnton, Robert.

      Robert Darnton's The Literary Underground of the Old Regime offers the most complete analysis of French hack writers. According to Darnton, hacks constitute a group of struggling writers (a "literary proletariat") who cobbled together a living by engaging in a range of practices: underground journalism, pamphlet-writing, education, spying on. National Book Foundation > Author > Robert Darnton. Robert Darnton Finalist, National Book Awards More about this author > Full Honors. HISTORY - HARDCOVER FINALIST National Book Awards > About the book. The Literary Underground of the Old Regime. More about this book >.

      The Literary Underground of the Old Regime by Robert Darnton ratings, average rating, 9 reviews The Literary Underground of the Old Regime Quotes Showing of 1 “ a reconstrução dos mundos é uma das tarefas mais importantes do by: The Literary Underground of the Old Regime () by Robert Darnton Rants and Incendiary Tracts () by Bob Black and Adam Parfrey Radical Underworld () by Iain McCalman The Forbidden Best-Sellers of Pre-Revolutionary France () by Robert Darnton The Traffic in Obscenity from Byron to Beardsley () by by Colette Colligan.


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More importantly should the Old Regime keep out the literary ambitions of so many new young writers, Darnton wants to say that the literary underground helped accelerate the destruction of the Old Regime/5.

Robert Darnton introduces us to the shadowy world of pirate publishers, garret scribblers, under-the-cloak book peddlers, smugglers, and police spies that composed the literary underground of the Enlightenment.

Here are the ambitious writers who crowded into Paris seeking fame and fortune within the Republic of Letters, but who instead sank into the miserable world of Grub /5(2).

Robert Darnton introduces us to the shadowy world of pirate publishers, garret scribblers, under-the-cloak book peddlers, smugglers, and police spies that composed the literary underground of the Enlightenment. Here are the ambitious writers who crowded into Paris seeking fame and fortune within the Republic of Letters, but who instead sank into the miserable world of Grub.

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This well written book is a set of linked essays on the literary underground of pre-Revolutionary France. Darnton was fortunate to discover a treasure trove of archival materials in the form of business records and correspondence of a major 18th century Swiss publisher producing for the French Market/5.

The Literary Underground of the Old Regime Finalist, National Book Awards for History - Hardcover. Robert Darnton, The Literary Underground of the Old Regime. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, ' Why analyze literary underground '. Since a great deal of literature has been forbidden throughout the course of history, the underground was especially important, “when censorship, the police, and a monopolistic guild of booksellers attempted to contain the printed.

Darnton repeatedly argues that the structure of restrictions on publishing under the old regime inevitably created a thriving demi-monde profiting from the idiocy of the law--as well as an inkslingers' underworld schooled in the lessons of not only political but literary injustice.

Get this from a library. The literary underground of the Old Regime. [Robert Darnton] -- Analyse: Nombreux renseignements sur le commerce clandestin de livres entre la France et, entre autres, la Société typographique de Neuchâtel. Cambridge etc., ix,pp. Index. Cloth. Dustjacket.*Robert Darnton introduces us to the shadowy world of pirate publishers, garret scribblers, under-the-cloak book peddlers, smugglers, and police spies that composed the literary underground of the Enlightenment.

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"The book introduces us to the shadowy world of pirate publishers, garret scribblers, under-the-cloak book peddlers, smugglers, and police spies that composed the literary underground of the Enlightenment." --Sholem Stein 18th century literature, clandestine, Edmund Curll, The Literary Underground of the Old Regime ().

Critical Analysis Of The Literary Underground Of The Old Regime Words | 6 Pages. Critical Analysis of the Literary Underground of the Old Regime Robert Darnton wrote, “The literary underground of the old regime” with many goals in mind.

He wanted to elucidate the history of literature or printed books as they are known today. The activities of the underground bear on a broad range of issues in history and literature, and they directly concern the problem of uncovering the ideological origins of the French Revolution.

This engaging book illuminates those issues and provides a fresh view of publishing history that will inform and delight the general reader.Daniel L.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: steer a book through the Direction de la Librairie, to win membership in an academy, entry into a salon, or a sinecure in the bureaucracy required resorting to the old devices of privilege and.