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Author Haynes, Christine, 1970-

Title Lost illusions : the politics of publishing in nineteenth-century France / Christine Haynes
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 328 pages) : illustrations
Series Harvard historical studies ; 167
Harvard historical studies ; v. 167
Contents Introduction : the dawn of the information marketplace -- The birth of the publisher -- The battle between corporatists and liberals -- Laurent-Antoine Pagnerre and the publishing coterie -- The Cercle de la librairie -- Louis Hachette and the defense of the publisher -- The divorce between state and market -- Epilogue : the effects of liberalization
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Book industries and trade -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Publishers and publishing -- Political aspects -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0674035763 (alk. paper)
0674053982 (electronic bk.)
9780674035768 (alk. paper)
9780674053984 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)