Print, text and book cultures in South Africa /

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Bibliographic Details
Imprint:Johannesburg : Wits University Press, 2012.
Description:1 online resource (xi, 476 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Subject:South African literature -- History and criticism.
South African literature -- Publishing.
Books and reading -- South Africa.
Publishers and publishing -- South Africa.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Publishing.
Books and reading.
Publishers and publishing.
South African literature.
Literatur
Buch
Druck
South Africa.
Südafrika
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11704884
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Other authors / contributors:Van der Vlies, Andrew, 1974-
ISBN:9781868145935
186814593X
9781868148011
1868148017
9781868145669
1868145662
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
Print version record.
Summary:"Print, Text and Book Cultures in South Africa is a field-defining contribution to the country\2019s literary scholarship. Andrew van der Vlies\2019s introductory essay maps the conceptual terrain in a systematic and engaging way, illustrating its relevance to South Africa\2019s literary and cultural history. The essays that follow demonstrate the archival richness and liveliness of the field, while opening doors to future research. Beyond South Africa, the book will be exemplary in showing how book histories develop under postcolonial conditions"--Back cover.
Other form:Print version: Print, text and book cultures in South Africa. Johannesburg : Wits University Press, 2012 9781868145669