Library of the Written Word - The Industrial World

Edited by Michael B. Winship, The University of Texas at Austin

Edited by Nicola Wilson

In this wide-ranging collection, the impact of distribution and the institutions and practices of reading are explored to open up new perspectives on the British book trade and the production, circulation and consumption of literature in the early twentieth century.
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Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315860
E-ISBN: 
9789004315884
Publication date: 
June 2016
€104,00
$135.00

Hanna Chuchvaha

Art Periodical Culture in Late Imperial Russia (1898-1917). Print Modernism in Transition offers a detailed exploration of the major Modernist art periodicals in late imperial Russia, the World of Art (Mir Iskusstva, 1899-1904), The Golden Fleece (Zolotoe runo, 1906-1909) and Apollo (Apollon,...
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269262
E-ISBN: 
9789004301405
Publication date: 
November 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Elizabeth le Roux

In A History of the University Presses in Apartheid South Africa, Elizabeth le Roux examines the origins, publishing lists and philosophies of the university presses, as well as academic freedom and knowledge production, during the apartheid era.
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Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004293472
E-ISBN: 
9789004293489
Publication date: 
November 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Hendrik Edelman

International publishing in the Netherlands experienced a remarkable revival after 1933, when the German Nazi government forced many prominent writers and researchers into exile. In a series of bio-bibliographical portraits of major participating Dutch publishers, this book documents the impact...
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187771
E-ISBN: 
9789004187832
Publication date: 
September 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Jiřina Šmejkalová

Drawing on analyses of the socio-cultural context of East and Central Europe, focusing on the Czech cultural dynamics of the Cold War and its aftermath, this book examines the making and breaking of centrally-controlled book production and reception.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187450
E-ISBN: 
9789004193574
Publication date: 
November 2010
€118,00
$143.00

Cornelis D. Andriesse

In this pioneering work, based upon interviews with many of the surviving protagonists, Cornelis ('Cees') Andriesse tells the story of the role that Dutch publishing houses played in the rise of English language commercial science publishing after the Second World War, that was preceded by the...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170841
E-ISBN: 
9789047424154
Publication date: 
September 2008
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00