Spring 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press spring 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: The Sabermetric Revolution; Ellis Island Nation; Enchantment; Lost Letters of Medieval Life; Shakespeare's Shrine; Early African American Print Culture; Internationalism in the Age of Nationalism; and American Marriage.

Out of Sorts
On Typography and Print Culture

Joseph A. Dane

2010 | 256 pages | Cloth $59.95
Cultural Studies
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Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations ix
List of Illustrations
Introduction

PART I . OUT OF SORTS
Chapter One. On the Continuity of Continuity: Print Culture Mythology and the Type of the Gutenberg Bible (B42)
Chapter Two. Gottfried Zedler and the Twentieth-Century History of DK Type
Chapter Three. The Voodoo Economics of Space: From Gothic to Roman
Chapter Four. The Typographical Gothic: A Cautionary Note on the Title Page to Percy's Reliques of Ancient English Poetry

INTERLUDE
At the Typographical Altar: Interlude for Randall McLeod

PART I I . IMAGES AND TEXTS
Chapter Five. Fists and Filiations in Early Chaucer Folios (1532-1602)
Chapter Six. Editorial and Typographical Diplomacy in the Piers Plowman Archive
Chapter Seven. The Representation of Representation: Versions of Linear Perspective
Chapter Eight. Typographical Antiquity in Thomas Frognall Dibdin's Typographical Antiquities
Conclusion: Print Culture Redivivus/Note on a Note by Walt Whitman

Notes
Principal Works Cited
Index
Acknowledgments