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Inscription & Erasure–Now Available

Inscription and Erasure: Literature and Written Culture from the Eleventh to the Eighteenth Century

Roger Chartier. Arthur Goldhammer, Translator

224 pages | 6 x 9

Cloth 2007 | ISBN 978-0-8122-3995-9 | $55.00 | £36.00

A volume in the Material Texts series

Inscription and ErasureRoger Chartier examines how authors transformed the material realities of writing or of publication into an aesthetic resource exploited for poetic, dramatic, or narrative ends.

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