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The French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe

Posted in resources by Editor on February 1, 2014

Anyone thinking about applying for the UCLA summer institute on Beyond the Digitized Slide Library, might spend some time with the French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe:

The French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe (FBTEE) project uses database technology to map the trade of the Société Typographique de Neuchâtel (STN), a celebrated Swiss publishing house that operated between 1769 and 1794. As the STN sold the works of other publishers alongside its own editions, their archives can be considered a representative source for studying the history of the book trade and dissemination of ideas in the late Enlightenment.

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