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Of Libraries and Commonplace Books: Reading the Enlightenment in BritainPrinter-friendly versionPDF version

Book:
Making British Culture: English Readers and the Scottish Enlightenment, 1740–1830
David Allan
London, Routledge, 2008, ISBN: 9780415962865; 340pp.; Price: £80.00
Book:
A Nation of Readers: The Lending Library in Georgian England
David Allan
London, British Library, 2008, ISBN: 9780712349673; 288pp.; Price: £45.00
Book:
Reading the Scottish Enlightenment: Books and their Readers in Provincial Scotland, 1750–1820
Mark Towsey
Leiden, Brill, 2010, ISBN: 9789004184329; 366pp.; Price: £99.00
Reviewer:
Professor Richard B. Sher
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Citation:
Professor Richard B. Sher, review of Of Libraries and Commonplace Books: Reading the Enlightenment in Britain, (review no. 1143)
URL: http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1143
Date accessed: 16 April, 2014
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