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Bookselling in Britain

Bookselling in Britain

A comprehensive assessment of bookselling in the UK

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Published by Bookseller .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Booksellers and bookselling,
  • Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8263687M
    ISBN 10085021212X
    ISBN 109780850212129
    OCLC/WorldCa27264893

    development of bookselling and publishing in Britain from William Caxton (c), who introduced printing into England and was the first publisher, to recent times. It has been assembled over fifty years by Chris Kohler, one of England’s foremost antiquarian booksellers in the building of important special collections. Bookselling is the commercial trading of books which is the retail and distribution end of the publishing process. People who engage in bookselling are called booksellers, bookwomen, or bookmen. The founding of libraries in BC stimulated the energies of the Athenian booksellers. In Rome, toward the end of the republic, it became the fashion to have a library, and Roman .

    Book Wholesalers and Remainder Distributors This list of book wholesalers and remainder distributors is constantly changing so you want to check back often for new listings. Book wholesalers can supply you with multiple copies of front list or back listed titles at discounts of 40% - 45% off the publisher's suggested retail price.   The scheme of The Times Book Club (started in ) was, again, a combination of a subscription library with the business of bookselling (see Newspapers); and it brought the organization of a newspaper, with all its means of achieving publicity, into the work of pushing the sale of books, in a way which practically introduced a new factor into.

    Directory list of Book Drop-Shippers, Distributors, Wholesalers. Whether you are around the corner or around the world, Ingram offers more than million in-stock titles, speedy delivery, and unmatched service. We also provide data management and other. The fullest account ever published of the nineteenth-century revolution in printing, publishing and bookselling, this volume brings The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain up to a point when the world of books took on a recognisably modern : Hardcover.


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