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  • "Textual Criticism" in The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism (read word document with the text from the online version or find the article in book format)
  • Joseph Grigely, "The Textual Event" in Textualterity: Art, Theory, and Textual Criticism. pp. 89-120 (download as pdf or find parts of the book in Google Books)
  • Jerome McGann, "The Rationale of HyperText" (read the article online).
  • D. F. McKenzie, "The Book as an Expressive Form", in Bibliography and the Sociology of Texts. Cambridge UP, 1999. pp.9-30; or in David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery, eds. The Book History Reader. Routledge, 2002. pp.27-38. (Download the chapter as pdf)



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