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Books in early modern Norway

Gina Dahl

Books in early modern Norway

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books and reading,
  • Publishers and publishing,
  • Book industries and trade,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Gina Dahl
    SeriesLibrary of the written word -- v. 17. -- The handpress world -- v. 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ394 .D34 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24857527M
    ISBN 109789004207202
    LC Control Number2011018901


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Gina Dahl, Dr. Art. () in History of religion, University of Bergen, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Bergen. She has published extensively on book distribution in early modern Norway including Book Collections of Clerics in Norway, – (Brill, ).Cited by: 2.

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book history- intellectual history- early modern period- Norway. Drawing on various types of book listing, this study explores the market for books in early modern Norway. Book ownership by different elements of Norwegian society is addressed alongside changes in patterns of book distribution.

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