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The book world : selling and distributing British literature, 1900-1940

Uniform Title
Book world (Wilson)
Title
The book world : selling and distributing British literature, 1900-1940 / edited by Nicola Wilson.
ISBN
9789004315860
9004315861
Publication
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]
Physical Description
xi, 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Other formats
Electronic version: Book world. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
July 28, 2016
Series
Library of the written word ; 49.
Library of the written word. Industrial world ; v. 6.
Library of the written word, volume 49
The industrial world ; volume 6
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction : the book world / Nicola Wilson
British publishers and colonial editions / Nicola Wilson
A trade in desires : emigration, A. C. Gunter and the Home Publishing Company / Simon Frost
"Introductions by eminent writers" : T.S. Eliot and Virginia Woolf in the Oxford world's classics series / Lise Jaillant
Literary success and popular romantic fiction : Ethel M. Dell, a case study / David Tanner
"The market is getting flooded with them" : Richard Aldington's Death of a hero and the war books boom / Vincent Trott
Genre at the Hogarth Press / Claire Battershill
Alec Craig, censorship and the literary marketplace : a bookman's struggles / Richard Espley
Boots Book-lovers' Library : domesticating the exotic and building provincial literary taste / Sally Dugan
Readers and reading patterns : oral history and the archive / Nickianne Moody
Surveying the trade : The book world and its translocal reach / Sydney J. Shep.
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