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Title
A history of booksellers :  the old and the new   / by Henry Curwen.
Name/Creator
Curwen, Henry, 1845-1892, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:3221073 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener

Houghton
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Chatto and Windus
Language
English
Description
483 p., [20] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

biography

print
Classification
Z325 .C98
Subject
Booksellers and bookselling -- Great Britain ;  Book industries and trade -- Great Britain -- History ;  Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- History ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Published materials

Publishers and publishing

English

19 century

Note
Booksellers of olden times -- The Longman family -- Constable, Cadell, and Black -- John Murray -- William Blackwood -- Chambers, Knight, and Cassell -- Henry Colburn -- The Rivingtons, the Parkers and James Nisbet --Butterworth and Churchill -- Edward Moxon -- Kelley and Virtue -- Thomas Tegg -- Thomas Nelson -- Simkin, Marshall, and Co. -- Charles Edward Mudie -- W. H. Smith and Son -- Provincial booksellers.

Preface dated: November, 1873.