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Literacy and written culture in early modern central Europe / István György Tóth ; [translated by Tŭnde Vajda and Miklós Bodóczky].

  • Tóth, István György, 1956-2005
[2000], ©2000
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Also known as

Mivelhogy magad írást nem tudsz--. English


Budapest ; New York : Central European Press, [2000], ©2000.

Physical description

266 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.


A Window to the World of Literacy: A Social History of Elementary Schools -- The Slow Advance of Literacy in Peasant Culture -- Literacy Among the Nobility -- The Lower Nobility and the Oral Tradition -- An Outlook in Time: Nationalities and the Spread of Literacy After the Austro-Hungarian Compromise.

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Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.



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