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‘When Margareta Webber opened her bookshop in Melbourne in 1931, she joined a number of other small bookshops — Gino Nibbi's Leonardo Bookshop, Cheshire's, Everyman's, A. H. Spencer's Hill of Content, Parr's, the Book Lovers Library and Bookshop, the Literature, Chaucers, Mrs Ellis Bird's,W. P. Lineham and J. Donne. One thing that distinguished Margareta's shop from the others was that it had no shop front. It was upstairs on the fourth floor of McEwan House at 343 Little Collins Street. The shop's gracious and comfortable style became synonymous with her name as a bookseller.’ (Introduction 214)

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    y separately published work icon Paper Empires : A History of the Book in Australia 1946-2005 Craig Munro (editor), Robyn Sheahan-Bright (editor), St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2006 Z1275326 2006 anthology criticism (taught in 3 units) The second of a series of studies of Australian book production and consumption. The work is organised into three sections: 'The Rise of Publishing ', 'Book Business' and 'Reaching Readers'. Within each grouping are chapters on related subjects, in some cases accompanied by illustrative case studies. St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2006 pg. 214-217
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