Serials and their readers, 1620-1914 / edited by Robin Myers and Michael Harris

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Subjects: Periodicals--Publishing--Great Britain--History--Congresses
English periodicals--History--Congresses
Books and reading--Great Britain--History--Congresses
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Winchester, Hampshire : St Paul's Bibliographies ; New Castle, Del. : Oak Knoll Press, 1993
Series: Publishing pathways
LC Classification: Z
Physical Description: xxii, 170 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Additional Authors: Myers, Robin
Harris, Michael, 1938-
Conference on Book Trade History (14th : 1992 : University of London)
Notes: LCCN: 94143508
ISBN: 1873040202 (UK) :£27.00
ISBN: 0938768484 (USA)
Papers presented at the 14th annual Conference on Book Trade History which was held Nov. 1992 at the Birkbeck College Centre for Extra-Mural Studies, University of London
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Projects in progress: A bibliography of English fiction, 1770-1830, Serials in the Cambridge bibliography of English literature, Computer register of musical data in London newspapers, 1660-1800 -- The distribution and readership of London corantos in the 1620s / Michael Frearson -- American readership of early British serials / Carolyn Nelson -- Periodicals and politics in the reign of Queen Anne / J.A. Downie -- Politicisation and the press in Hanoverian England / Jeremy Black -- The "trepidation of the spheres" : the serial and the book in the 19th century / Laurel Brake -- Serial advertisement in 18th-century Britain and Ireland / James Raven -- Fiction in the marketplace : towards a study of the Victorian serial / Bill Bell -- Constructing the readership in 19th-century Wales / Aled Jones
OCLC Number: 29856193
ISBN/ISSN: 1873040202
0938768484