Bibliographic Details

The London book trade : topographies of print in the metropolis from the sixteenth century / edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris, and Giles Mandelbrote.

Imprint New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll ; London : British Library, 2003.
Description xvi, 185 p : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Language English
Series Publishing pathways
Subject Book industries and trade -- England -- London -- History.
Printing -- England -- London -- History.
Book industries and trade.
England -- London.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Myers, Robin.
Harris, Michael, 1938-
Mandelbrote, Giles.
ISBN 1584561327 (Oak Knoll)
0712348328 (British Library)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • List of Contributors
  • List of those attending the Conference
  • The Site of the Sign of the Sun
  • Workplaces and Living Spaces: London book trade inventories of the late seventeenth century
  • Print in Neighbourhood Commerce: the case of Carter Lane
  • The Print Trade in Hogarth's London
  • Location, Size, and Succession: the bookshops of Paternoster Row before 1800
  • French Emigres in the London Book Trade to 1850
  • Private Printing in London in the Nineteenth Century
  • Index