By Jason D. Ensor
‘Angus & Robertson and the British alternate in Australian Books, 1930–1970’ strains the heritage of the broadcast ebook in Australia, fairly the creation and company context that mediated Australia’s literary and cultural ties to Britain for a lot of the 20th century. This research makes a speciality of the London operations of 1 of Australia’s ultimate publication publishers of the 20 th century: Angus & Robertson. The booklet argues that regardless of the most obvious boundaries of a British-dominated marketplace, Australian publishers had room to manoeuvre in it. It questions the ways that Angus & Robertson replicated, challenged or remodeled the usually hugely criticised advertisement practices of British publishers so that it will improve an export alternate for Australian books within the uk. This publication 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 booklet 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