TITLE

The Victorian Walkman

AUTHOR(S)
RUBERY, MATTHEW
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Victorian Review;Fall2012, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the inventor Thomas Edison's creation of the photograph, with a particular focus on the role it played in the reading practices of late Victorian England. An overview of the use of the phonograph to listen to Victorian literature as an audio book, including the works of English author Charles Dickens, is provided.
ACCESSION #
92003586

 

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