Chapter 17. The British Book Market 1600–1800

  1. Simon Eliot and
  2. Jonathan Rose
  1. John Feather

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch17

A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

How to Cite

Feather, J. (2007) The British Book Market 1600–1800, in A Companion to the History of the Book (eds S. Eliot and J. Rose), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127653

Online ISBN: 9780470690949

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Keywords:

  • society;
  • rebellion;
  • booksellers;
  • printers;
  • book trade

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The World of the Book

  • Authors: The Primary Producers of the Book Trade

  • Growing the Market

  • The Distribution of Books: The Circuit Completed

  • Buyers and Readers: The End and the Beginning