Book Makers: British Publishing in the Twentieth Century (Iain Stevenson) soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: The British Library, 2010, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Photographic end papers & blanks;
From the cover: This is the story of one hundred years of British publishing over the twentieth century. lain Stevenson looks at how the publishing industry grew from a small elite trade to a world-class business of enormous cultural influence. There are studies of the key figures like William Heinemann, Alien Lane, Paul Hamlyn and Robert Maxwell, but also lesser-known but oft…
Near Fine in Near Fine Dustwrapper.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVIII] 314 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I charm you with my array of books shown in my Industry Printing catalogue?