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Author McLaughlin, Kevin, 1959-

Title Paperwork : fiction and mass mediacy in the Paper Age / Kevin McLaughlin
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (181 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Critical authors & issues
Critical authors & issues.
Contents Frequently cited texts. -- Introduction: Apparitions of paper. -- Distraction in America: paper, money, Poe. -- Off the map: Stevenson's Polynesian fiction. -- Transatlantic connections: "Paper language" in Melville. -- The paper state: collective breakdown in Dickens's Bleak house. -- Pretending to read: Hardy's The mayor of Casterbridge. -- Afterword: The novel collective
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-176) and index
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Subject American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Capitalism and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 19th century.
Economics and literature -- English-speaking countries.
Economics in literature.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Literature publishing -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 19th century.
Mass media -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 19th century.
Money in literature.
Paper money -- English-speaking countries.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005042242
ISBN 0812202775 (electronic bk.)
9780812202779 (electronic bk.)