product description page

Business of News in England 1760-1820 (Hardcover) (Victoria E. M. Gardner)

$101.99
shipping not available
free order pickup not available
not sold at Manhattan Herald Square

about this item

The Business of News in England, 1760-1820 explores the commerce of the English press during a critical period of press politicization, as the nation confronted foreign wars and revolutions that disrupted domestic governance (1760–1820). Britain had a precociously commercial newspaper press, yet our understanding of it has remained surprisingly basic. Examining the lives and businesses of 257 newspapers and 305 newspaper proprietors, this study explores the emergence of the provincial press as the powerhouse of the English press. It demonstrates how competition in the newspaper trade shaped cooperative networks and as a result, shaped news content, information flow, and even readers' notions of belonging; and how the financial success of the trade and occupational cohesion enabled the rise of the Fourth Estate and irrevocably changed the dynamics of power in the press–politics nexus.


more to consider

  • Camino Pilgrim's Guide Sarria/ Santiago/ Finisterre : Including Muxia Circuit & Camino Ingles

    $14.57

  • Cable and Wireless Networks : Theory and Practice (Hardcover) (Mu00e1rio Marques Da Silva)

    $119.95

  • Structural and Stress Analysis : Theories, Tutorials and Examples (Revised) (Paperback) (Jianqiao Ye)

    $88.00

  • El inversor afortunado / The Lucky Investor : Como Tener Suerte En Las Inversiones (Paperback) (Carlos

    $14.95

  • Building Construction : Materials, Strength and Properties (Hardcover)

    $147.25

recommended

  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz

    $10.99

  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)

    $50.30

  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)

    $11.56

  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $20.99 - $27.99


from the manufacturer


guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.