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By Jason D. Ensor

ISBN-10: 0857285661

ISBN-13: 9780857285669

ISBN-10: 1783080582

ISBN-13: 9781783080588

‘Angus & Robertson and the British alternate in Australian Books, 1930–1970’ lines the heritage of the published e-book in Australia, relatively the construction and enterprise context that mediated Australia’s literary and cultural ties to Britain for a lot of the 20 th century. This learn makes a speciality of the London operations of 1 of Australia’s top-rated e-book publishers of the 20th century: Angus & Robertson. The e-book argues that regardless of the most obvious obstacles 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 customarily hugely criticised advertisement practices of British publishers on the way to strengthen an export alternate for Australian books within the uk. This booklet is the reply to the present void within the literary marketplace for a considerable background of Australia’s biggest writer and its position within the improvement of Australia’s export ebook trade.

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