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Title British Literary Publishing Houses, 1881-1965 [electronic resource]
Author Rose, Jonathan 1952- Author
Imprint Farmington Hills : Cengage Gale Dec. 1991
Description 1 online resource (420 p.) : ill.
Call # eBOOK
Series Dictionary of Literary Biography Ser.
Dictionary of Literary Biography Ser.
Access Available only to authorized users.
Summary Annotation Traces the 110-year period in the history of British publishing beginning in 1881, when the industry still consisted of many small family firms, through 1965 when many of these companies disappeared or were swallowed. Covers Kelmscott, Nonesuch, Hamish Hamilton, Doves and other revered houses. Highlights this tremendous time of growth, reorganization, and crisis through solid essays which cover the publishing houses of significance and discuss the historical role each played in the development of the industry. Bibliophiles will require. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Audience Scholarly & Professional Cengage Gale
System Req Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Publishers And Publishing -- Great Britain
Biography -- Bibliography
Language Arts & Disciplines -- Publishing
Biography & Autobiography -- Reference
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Anderson,Patricia (Patricia J.) Author
Thomson Gale (Firm)
Serials Solutions. distributor
Addl. Title British Literary Publishing Houses, 1881-1965 (Online)
Standard # 9780810345928

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