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The Resource From Ghent to Aix : how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700, by Paul Arblaster

From Ghent to Aix : how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700, by Paul Arblaster

Label
From Ghent to Aix : how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700
Title
From Ghent to Aix
Title remainder
how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Arblaster
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Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"Sixteenth-century Brussels and Antwerp in combination formed the northern linchpin of an international communication network that covered Western and Central Europe. In the seventeenth century both cities saw the rise of newspapers that compare revealingly with those produced in Germany, the Dutch Republic, England and France. In From Ghent to Aix, Paul Arblaster examines the services that carried the news, the types of news publicized, and the relationship of these newspapers to Baroque Europe's other methods of public communication, from drums and trumpets, ceremonies and sermons, to almanacs, pamphlets, pasquinades and newsletters. The merchant's need for information and the government's desire to influence opinion together opened up a space in which a new social force would take root: the media"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
079/.493
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PN5264
LC item number
.A73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of the Written Word
  • The Handpress World
Series volume
  • volume 36
  • volume 27
Label
From Ghent to Aix : how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700, by Paul Arblaster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-352) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Political, legal and urban contexts. Confessionalisation and reputation ; The regulation of the book trade ; Brussels and Antwerp -- 2. Newsletters and printed news, 1585-1620. Posts and newsletters ; Pamphlets and prints to 1605 ; Almanacs -- 3. Abraham Verhoeven and his Tijdinghen, 1620-1632. Reputation in a time of crisis ; Abraham Verhoeven ; The legacy of Lipsius ; Verhoeven's local sources ; Reading the Nieuwe Tijdinghen ; Frequency of publication ; Editorial policy ; The end of Verhoeven's career -- 4. Verhoeven and the news of Europe. International news in the Nieuwe Tijdinghen ; Verhoeven's colleagues and rivals ; Types of news in 1623 ; Politics, law and government ; Military news ; Shipping and finance ; News stories of 1623 -- 5. The explosion of news publishing, 1632-1648. The Habsburg Netherlands, 1632-1648 ; Newspapers in the Habsburg Netherlands ; The Year 1644 -- 6. Managing reputation and controlling the press, 1649-1700. Opposing Renaudot ; The Relations veritables and princely reputation ; The Relations veritables and the news of Europe, 1649-1659 ; The Litany of Antwerp ; A desultory struggle for control of the press, 1660-1700 -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 376 pages
Isbn
9789004276475
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014013163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023934560
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904629186
  • UtOrBLW
Label
From Ghent to Aix : how they brought the news in the Habsburg Netherlands, 1550-1700, by Paul Arblaster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-352) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Political, legal and urban contexts. Confessionalisation and reputation ; The regulation of the book trade ; Brussels and Antwerp -- 2. Newsletters and printed news, 1585-1620. Posts and newsletters ; Pamphlets and prints to 1605 ; Almanacs -- 3. Abraham Verhoeven and his Tijdinghen, 1620-1632. Reputation in a time of crisis ; Abraham Verhoeven ; The legacy of Lipsius ; Verhoeven's local sources ; Reading the Nieuwe Tijdinghen ; Frequency of publication ; Editorial policy ; The end of Verhoeven's career -- 4. Verhoeven and the news of Europe. International news in the Nieuwe Tijdinghen ; Verhoeven's colleagues and rivals ; Types of news in 1623 ; Politics, law and government ; Military news ; Shipping and finance ; News stories of 1623 -- 5. The explosion of news publishing, 1632-1648. The Habsburg Netherlands, 1632-1648 ; Newspapers in the Habsburg Netherlands ; The Year 1644 -- 6. Managing reputation and controlling the press, 1649-1700. Opposing Renaudot ; The Relations veritables and princely reputation ; The Relations veritables and the news of Europe, 1649-1659 ; The Litany of Antwerp ; A desultory struggle for control of the press, 1660-1700 -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 376 pages
Isbn
9789004276475
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014013163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023934560
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904629186
  • UtOrBLW

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