FREE TRADE IN BOOKS, A STUDY OF THE LONDON BOOK TRADE SINCE 1800. James J. Barnes.

FREE TRADE IN BOOKS, A STUDY OF THE LONDON BOOK TRADE SINCE 1800.

  • Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1964.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • ix, (v), 198 pages.

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First edition. Contains information on the first major conflict between the Booksellers Association and some private booksellers and publishers. Two of these outspoken individuals were Dickens and Gladstone. Largely devoted to the book trade organization and resale price maintenance after 1800. Ex-library copy with markings.