Book Trade and Its Customers: 1450-1990

Book Trade and Its Customers: 1450-1990

by Giles Mandelbrote

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Explores relations among British booksellers, bookselling, book production, and book buyers over the past half millennium. The 17 essays include discussions of a 16th-century stationer and his business connections, the ownership of copyrights in the late 17th century, the provision of books in Oxford 1450-1550, Richard Lapthorne and the London retail book trade 1683-1697, Francis Fry as a maker of chocolate and Bibles, and bookbinding in the National Library of Wales. No subject index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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