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A New Republic of Letters
by Jerome McGann
Harvard University Press, 2014
Cloth: 978-0-674-72869-1 | eISBN: 978-0-674-36924-5
Library of Congress Classification AZ186.M35 2014
Dewey Decimal Classification 001.3

ABOUT THIS BOOK | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Jerome McGann's manifesto argues that the history of texts and how they are preserved and accessed for interpretation are the overriding subjects of humanist study in the digital age. Theory and philosophy no longer suffice as an intellectual framework. But philology--out of fashion for decades--models these concerns with surprising fidelity.
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