Publishing industry & book trade

    Demographic yearbook 2012

    By United Nations: Department of Economic and Social Affairs

    Hardback Save £1.72 = £81.78

    Demographic Yearbook 2012 is the the sixty-third in a series published since 1948. Through the cooperation with the National Statistical Offices, official demographic statistics are compiled in theYearbook, as available, for more than 230 countries and areas of the world up to the reference year 2012. This edition of the...

    Clark\'s Publishing Agreements: A Book of Precedents

    By Lynette Owen

    Hardback £131.16

    This reference work contains an agreement for a contributor to a book, a detailed packaging rights agreement, international co-edition and co-production agreements and electronic media rights. The book is accompanied by a CD-ROM providing the text of the legal precedents.

    Remake, Remodel: Women\'s Magazines in the Digital Age

    By Brooke Erin Duffy

    Hardback Save £3.94 = £60.06

    Offers a unique glimpse inside the industry and reveals how executives and content creators are remaking their roles, their audiences, and their products at this critical historic juncture.

    The History of Oxford University Press: Volume III: 1896 to 1970

    Hardback Save £0.04 = £99.96

    The history of Oxford University Press spans five centuries of printing and publishing. This third volume begins with the establishment of the New York office in 1896. It traces the expansion of OUP in America, Australia, Asia, and Africa, and far-reaching changes in the business and technology of publishing up...

    2014 Writer\'s Market Deluxe

    By Robert Lee Brewer

    Paperback Save £11.54 = £23.45

    The 2014 Writer's Market Deluxe will incorporate all the great information writers have to come to expect for 93 years with high profile author interviews, a completely updated "How Much Should I Charge?" rate chart, and thousands of publishing opportunities.

    Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times

    By Andrew Piper

    Paperback Save £1.59 = £13.41

    Much ink has been spilled lamenting or championing the decline of printed books. The author shows that the rich history of reading itself offers unexpected clues to what lies in store for books. From medieval manuscript books to today's interactive urban fictions, he explores the manifold ways that physical media...

    The Book Publishing Industry

    By Albert N. Greco

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £36.45

    The Book Publishing Industry focuses on consumer books adult, juvenile, and mass market paperbacks and reviews all major book categories to present a comprehensive overview of this diverse business. In addition to the insights and portrayals of the U.S. publishing industry, this book includes an appendix containing historical data on...

    The firstwriter.com Writers' Handbook 2014

    By J. Paul Dyson

    Paperback £9.79

    This indispensable guide for writers provides details of hundreds of literary agents, book publishers, and magazines; including contact details, types of material accepted, and how to approach them.

    The Bookshop Strikes Back

    By Ann Patchett

    Paperback Save £5.50 = £14.40

    The Bookshop Strikes Back Independents Pack

    By Ann Patchett

    Paperback Save £5.50 = £14.40

    You may have heard the news that the independent bookstore is dead, that books are dead, that maybe even reading is dead - to which I say, Pull up a chair, friend. I have a story to tell. One morning, Ann Patchett woke up to find her city no longer...

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