Essay accompanied by eight case studies by other authors relating to different aspects of editing and publishing.
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yA History of the Book in Australia, 1891-1945 : A National Culture in a Colonised MarketMartyn Lyons
St Lucia:University of Queensland Press,2001Z9213612001anthology criticism (taught in 1 units)The first of a series of studies of Australian book production and consumption. The work is organised into four sections: 'Publishing and Printing', 'Bookshops and Libraries' (including histories of small and specialised libraries), 'Genres and Their Place in the Market' and 'Reading' (including accounts of reading groups and societies). Within each grouping are chapters on related subjects, in some cases accompanied by illustrative case studies.St Lucia:University of Queensland Press,2001