Provincial Printing and Publishing in Great Britain an annotated catalogue of a collection of books and related material by J. Morris

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Statementwith a reprint of Power"s checklist of first printings ; compiled by J. Morris.
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Provincial printing and publishing in Great Britain: an annotated catalogue of a collection of books and related material: with a reprint of Power's checklist of first printings. [J Morris; John Power].

Printing and publishing the illustrated botanical book in nineteenth century Great Britain Mary Burns1* Abstract: In the nineteenth century there was an explosion of interest in gardening at all levels of English Society, including the new middle classes that had developed as a result of the Industrial Revolution.

Hobbs’ new book on the local press in Britain is remarkable for its original research, its granularity and its diversity. On a topic that has been genuinely neglected by scholars, it is a convincing illustration that the difficult task of documenting the ‘historical’ reader is achievable on a convincing scale, which will inform our understanding of the ‘implied’ reader.

The terms 'book' and 'publishing' are usually employed in reference to the products of the printing press. This collection of essays, however, deals with the manuscript book, its materials and make-up, the people who made, commissioned and read such books, the kinds of reading matter they wanted, and the way books catered for - and created Format: Paperback.

An Arrangement of Provincial Coins, Tokens, and Medalets, Issued in Great Britain, Ireland, and the Colonies, Within the Last Twenty Years; From the Farthing to the Penny Size.

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Publishing remained largely London-based, but the provincial market grew steadily in importance. In this study, drawing on a wide range of primary sources, John Feather traces the economic, social and cultural forces which made possible this fundamental change, and assesses the impact of the metropolitan printed word on provincial society.

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This book thus offers the first solid demographic information about actual readership in 18th-century provincial England, not only about the class, profession, age, and sex of readers but also.

He became a masterful engraver and made a fortune and great reputation for himself. He is credited with transforming Britain from a print importing country to one that exported that valuable and prestigious product.

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