Iron Whim

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Now that the typewriter has almost vanished from our homes and offices, the time is ripe for a nostalgic and humorous look back at its place in two centuries of literature and culture. The Iron Whim combines a history of the evolving machine's many weird and wonderful incarnations with an exploration of its key role in the production of our cultural history, from vampires and ghosts to sex and drugs.

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Iron Whim

Iron Whim

A Fragmented History of Typewriting

Hardback342pp

9780801445866     Product Code: 291462

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Now that the typewriter has almost vanished from our homes and offices, the time is ripe for a nostalgic and humorous look back at its place in two centuries of literature and culture. The Iron Whim combines a history of the evolving machine's many weird and wonderful incarnations with an exploration of its key role in the production of our cultural history, from vampires and ghosts to sex and drugs.

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