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Title Fairs, markets and the itinerant book trade / edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote.

Published New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ; London : British Library, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/REF  070.5094 FAIR    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description xv, 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Publishing pathways.
Publishing pathways.
Notes "Based on papers originally given at the 27th annual conference on book trade history, sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association and held, in 2005, at the Society of Antiquaries"--P. vii.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Omnium totius orbis emporiorum compendium" : the Frankfurt Fair in the early modern period / John L. Flood -- Itinerant booksellers, printers, and pedlars in sixteenth-century Spain and Portugal / Clive Griffin -- Murder, debt and retribution in the Italico-Franco-Spanish book trade : the Beraud-Michel-Ruiz affair, 1586-91 / Ian Maclean -- "To all booksellers, country chapmen, hawkers and others" : how the population of East Anglia obtained its printed materials / David Stoker -- Watching the pedlar's movements: itinerant distribution in the urban Netherlands / Jeroen Salman -- The Scottish chapman / John Morris -- The book trade in public spaces: London street booksellers, 1690-1850 / Michael Harris.
Other author Myers, Robin (Book trade historian)
Harris, Michael, 1938-
Mandelbrote, Giles.
Antiquarian Booksellers' Association.
Annual Conference on Book Trade History (27th : 2005 : London, England)
Subject Book industries and trade -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.
Book industries and trade -- Exhibitions -- History -- Congresses.
Booksellers and bookselling -- Europe -- Colportage, subscription trade, etc. -- History -- Congresses.
Variant Title Fairs, markets & the itinerant book trade.
ISBN 1584562005 (Oak Knoll)
9781584562009 (Oak Knoll)
0712349847 (British Lib.)
9780712349840 (British Lib.)