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Author Howsam, Leslie, author

Title Kegan Paul - A Victorian Imprint : Publishers, Books, and Cultural History / Leslie Howsam
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2016]
©1999
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Contents Frontmatter -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Tables -- Plate section -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. Henry S. King: businessman of letters -- Chapter 2. Charles Kegan Paul, pastor to publisher -- Chapter 3. Kegan Paul, Trench - the partnership with a reputation for serious and beautiful books, 1877-1888 -- Chapter 4. Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. Ltd.: a financial crisis and a revolution in management, 1889-1911 -- Chapter 5. The Kegan Paul legacy: the making, consolidation and survival of a reputation for serious books -- Notes -- Chronology of Events -- Who's Who -- Index
Summary Howsam combines biography and analytic bibliography in her study of the Kegan Paul imprint to reconstruct a biographical and business history of the firm
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed Jan. 06, 2016)
Subject Literature publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442623071
9781442623071