By Jason D. Ensor
‘Angus & Robertson and the British alternate in Australian Books, 1930–1970’ strains the background of the published ebook in Australia, quite the creation and company context that mediated Australia’s literary and cultural ties to Britain for a lot of the 20th century. This learn makes a speciality of the London operations of 1 of Australia’s most appropriate booklet publishers of the 20th century: Angus & Robertson. The booklet argues that regardless of the most obvious boundaries of a British-dominated industry, Australian publishers had room to manoeuvre in it. It questions the ways that Angus & Robertson replicated, challenged or reworked the usually hugely criticised advertisement practices of British publishers as a way to improve an export alternate for Australian books within the uk. This ebook is the reply to the present void within the literary marketplace for a considerable background of Australia’s biggest writer and its function within the improvement of Australia’s export ebook trade.
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Angus & Robertson and the British Trade in Australian Books, 1930–1970: The Getting of Bookselling Wisdom (Anthem Australian Humanities Research Series) by Jason D. Ensor