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Author Darnton, Robert.

Title Poetry and the police : communication networks in eighteenth-century Paris / Robert Darnton
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 224 pages) : illustrations
Contents Policing a poem -- A conundrum -- A communication network -- Ideological danger? -- Court politics -- Crime and punishment -- A missing dimension -- The larger context -- Poetry and politics -- Song -- Music -- Chansonniers -- Reception -- A diagnosis -- Public opinion -- The songs and poems distributed by the Fourteen -- Texts of "Qu'une batarde de catin" -- Poetry and the fall of Maurepas -- The trail of the Fourteen -- The popularity of tunes -- An electronic cabaret : Paris street songs, 1748-1750
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communication in politics -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Information networks -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Police -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Political activists -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Political culture -- France -- Paris -- History -- 18th century.
Political poetry, French -- History and criticism.
Street music -- France -- Paris -- History and criticism.
Paris (France) -- History -- 1715-1789.
Paris (France) -- Politics and government -- 18th century.
Paris (France) -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010026303
ISBN 0674059271 (electronic bk.)
9780674059276 (electronic bk.)