Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Art and Commerce in the British Short Story, 1880-1950.

By: Baldwin, Dean.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.The HIST of the Book: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2015Description: 1 online resource (235 p.).ISBN: 9781317321941.Subject(s): Economics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Economics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century | English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism | English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism | Short stories, English -- History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Art and Commerce in the British Short Story, 1880-1950DDC classification: 823.0109 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgements; List of Tables; Note on the Text; 1 Economics and the Flowering of the British Short Story; 2 The Business of Authorship; 3 How Much Money Does an Author Need?; 4 Publishing Conditions in England, 1880-1950; 5 Authors' Careers: The Development of the Short Story in Britain, 1880-1914; 6 Short Stories and the Magazines; 7 Magazines' Restraints on Art in the Service of Commerce; 8 Short Stories in Book Form; 9 Sales of Short Story Collections and Novels; 10 First Editions, Limited Editions and Manuscripts
11 The British Short Story and its Reviewers12 Vitality and Variety in the British Short Story, 1915-50; 13 Art and Commerce in the British Short Story; Chronology; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Summary: The short story was a commercial phenomenon which took off in the late nineteenth century and lasted through to the rise of television and film. Baldwin uses a wide variety of sources to show how economic factors helped to dictate how and what a wide variety of authors wrote.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
PR829 .B35 2015 (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=2126877 Available EBL2126877

Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgements; List of Tables; Note on the Text; 1 Economics and the Flowering of the British Short Story; 2 The Business of Authorship; 3 How Much Money Does an Author Need?; 4 Publishing Conditions in England, 1880-1950; 5 Authors' Careers: The Development of the Short Story in Britain, 1880-1914; 6 Short Stories and the Magazines; 7 Magazines' Restraints on Art in the Service of Commerce; 8 Short Stories in Book Form; 9 Sales of Short Story Collections and Novels; 10 First Editions, Limited Editions and Manuscripts

11 The British Short Story and its Reviewers12 Vitality and Variety in the British Short Story, 1915-50; 13 Art and Commerce in the British Short Story; Chronology; Notes; Works Cited; Index

The short story was a commercial phenomenon which took off in the late nineteenth century and lasted through to the rise of television and film. Baldwin uses a wide variety of sources to show how economic factors helped to dictate how and what a wide variety of authors wrote.

Description based upon print version of record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.