Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 September 2021

208 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198869467

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Writing at the Origin of Capitalism

Literary Circulation and Social Change in Early Modern England

Julianne Werlin

  • Offers a comprehensive account of the effects of capitalism on early modern textual production
  • Provides a method of interpreting literary style in relation to economic context
  • Describes the impact of the formation of a national market on the history of communications
  • Discusses both popular and elite literary cultures
  • Analyses both manuscript and print history