HUMAN FACE OF THE BOOK TRADE: PRINT CULTURE AND ITS CREATORS. Peter Isaac, Barry McKay.

HUMAN FACE OF THE BOOK TRADE: PRINT CULTURE AND ITS CREATORS.

  • New Castle, Delaware and Folkestone, England: Oak Knoll Press and St. Paul's Bibliographies, 1999.
  • small 8vo.
  • Hardback printed covers.
  • x, 228 pages.
  • ISBN: 1584560037
  • ISBN: 9781584560036

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First edition. These thirteen scholarly essays on the history of the book trade are the third volume in the PRINT NETWORKS series of publications. The original papers were presented at the annual "Seminars on the British Book Trade." The essays covered include Paul Morgan's "Henry Cotton and W. H. Allnutt: Two Pioneer Book-Trade Historians," David Stoker's "The Country Book Trade," Warren McDougall's "Charles Elliot and the London Booksellers in the Early Years," Philip Henry Jones' "Scotland and the Welsh-Language Book Trade during the Second Half of the 19th Century," Brenda Scragg's "William Ford, Manchester Bookseller," and Barry McKay's "Niche Marketing in the 19th Century," among others.