Chapter 27. Modernity and Print III: The United States 1890–1970

  1. Simon Eliot and
  2. Jonathan Rose
  1. Beth Luey

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch27

A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

How to Cite

Luey, B. (2007) Modernity and Print III: The United States 1890–1970, in A Companion to the History of the Book (eds S. Eliot and J. Rose), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch27

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:

  • publishing houses;
  • gutenberg bibles;
  • modernity;
  • historians;
  • american authors

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Business of Publishing

  • The Rise of the American Author

  • A New Generation of Publishers

  • The Impact of War

  • The Paperback

  • Engulf & Devour